MS: 13-year-old boy shoots off his little finger
November 23, 2009
The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks is
investigating a case involving a 13-year-old boy who shot off his little
finger in an apparent hunting accident.
Capt. Clark McMinn, Conservation Manager at the Department of Wildlife,
Fisheries and Parks' District 1 office in Tupelo, confirmed the incident did
take place, but did not have additional details, including the location.
"That incident is under investigation since it appeared to be a
hunting-related incident," McMinn said.
Attempts to get additional information from the Department of Wildlife,
Fisheries and Parks' Jackson office were unsuccessful.
Return to Hunting Accident Index
Fair Use Notice: This document may contain copyrighted material
whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owners. We believe
that this not-for-profit, educational use on the Web constitutes
a fair use of the copyrighted material (as provided for in section
107 of the US Copyright Law). If you wish to use this copyrighted
material for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must
obtain permission from the copyright owner.