Police say man shot dead accidentally during target practice

November 5, 2017

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire police say a man is dead after being accidentally shot during target practice in Brentwood.

Police aren’t releasing the name of the 51-year-old man from Sandown who was accidentally shot late Saturday afternoon at the Deer Hill Wildlife Management Area on Pine Road.

CPR was done on the victim until a police officer arrived and then took over until medics arrived. The victim was later pronounced dead.

WMUR-TV reports target shooting is not allowed in the area.

Police are continuing to investigate.


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

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