Probe after police officer fires gun in Woonsocket, RI

November 16, 2013, 6:41 pm
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WOOSOCKET, R.I. (AP) - Authorities are investigating after a police officer fired his gun while probing a domestic incident in Woonsocket.
Woonsocket Police Det. Jamie Paone, spokesman for the juvenile detective division, says no one was injured in the shooting that occurred at about 1:20 a.m. Saturday.
The shooting occurred in the area of Clinton and Pond streets. He says police officers were actively investigating a domestic-related incident.
Paone says the case is still under investigation.
She did not provide additional details.

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