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Police: 2 injured when homemade cannon device discharged

July 7, 2019

EPPING, N.H. (AP) — Police say two men were injured when a homemade cannon device discharged at a New Hampshire home.

WMUR-TV reports that a man was trying to clean the loaded device made from a barrel of a muzzleloader rifle when it went off Saturday night at an Epping home. The man and a friend suffered foot injuries from the blast.

The two men were taken to two different hospitals. Police say the incident is under investigation.

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Information from: WMUR-TV, http://wmur.com

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