January 18, 2014 10:19 pm -

The the man was cleaning his gun when it accidentally went off and shot is daughter in the leg.

According to a police dispatcher, the child’s father was cleaning the firearm in the garage when an ammunition round became jammed.

“When he went to try to clear it, it accidentally discharged,” said Avondale Police Sgt. Brandon Busse.

Authorities say the gun somehow went off, sending the round through two walls before it grazed the girl in the leg.


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