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Chicken Coop Shooting Determined To Be Self-Inflicted


Police have determined that a shooting in Sarcoxie MO was accidentally self-inflicted. Authorities are saying Andrew Scolley, 38, Sarcoxie MO shot himself in the arm near his chicken coop. 

It happened Sunday night. Scolley originally told police he heard a noise coming from outside of his home near his chicken coop. He said that when check-out the noise, an unknown person shot Scolley in the right arm. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police are still investigating the incident.

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