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PD: Phoenix man shot in jaw while cleaning gun

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Posted at 5:10 AM, Aug 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-07 08:10:07-04

Police say a man was taken to the hospital after an accidental shooting in North Phoenix early Sunday morning.

Officers were called to the scene near 7th Street and Bell Road before 4 a.m.

Police on-scene say the man in his twenties was cleaning his gun when it was discharged, hitting him in the jaw.

The severity of his injuries is not yet known.

No other information has been provided by police. Stay with ABC15 for updates.