Off-Duty Deputy Accidentally Shoots H...

Off-Duty Deputy Accidentally Shoots Himself

There are 105 comments on the NBC San Diego story from Jan 6, 2013, titled Off-Duty Deputy Accidentally Shoots Himself. In it, NBC San Diego reports that:

An off-duty sheriff's deputy wound up in the hospital after accidentally shooting himself with his service weapon outside of a grocery store in Carlsbad.

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#1 Jan 6, 2013
Ouch.
That's probably gonna leave a mark.
DonkeyEstonkey

Hampton, VA

#3 Jan 6, 2013
Would've liked for the writer to have id'ed the gun.
For example if it was a Glock, the reason for the discharge might well have been different than if it were a S&W.
As noted earlier, these things 'just don't happen'. Luckily for us all, a jillion law enforcement officers spend their entire careers without accidental discharges of their weapons.
There was a failure here. It is important that the root cause be determined and mitigated for this individual as well as possibly many other officers.
Boo Koo Dinky Dow

Sayville, NY

#4 Jan 6, 2013
Maybe he thought it wasn't loaded.

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#5 Jan 6, 2013
in the back??????????the deputy was with his girlfriend and family.

ya right

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#6 Jan 6, 2013
I have used a lot of strange stuff to reach that itch just under the shoulder blades center..but...
Anonymous

Whittier, CA

#7 Jan 6, 2013
Well, it's too bad it's wasn't aimed at his head. But this was still a funny story.

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#8 Jan 6, 2013
Isn't it almost impossible to shoot yourself in the back?
Do they sell fish in that market? Cause this story smells.

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#9 Jan 6, 2013
That's exactly why Andy didn't give Barney no bullets, stuff like this happens.

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#10 Jan 6, 2013
any bullets , but he did have one , i his left hand shirt pocket

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#11 Jan 6, 2013
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#12 Jan 6, 2013
justaguess wrote:
I have used a lot of strange stuff to reach that itch just under the shoulder blades center..but...
You should pick your nose.

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Well you're drowning in it too

#13 Jan 6, 2013
Ferrerman wrote:
<quoted text>You should pick your nose.
I bet you can relate to the story.
Andy Taylor

Walhonding, OH

#14 Jan 6, 2013
Ferrerman wrote:
<quoted text>You should pick your nose.
Give me your bullet, Barney.

(holds out hand to accept)

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Indianapolis, IN

#15 Jan 6, 2013
And so, it's back to the drawing board.

Version 1 of his 'Butt Crack Holster' proved to have a critical flaw.
DonkeyEstonkey

Hampton, VA

#16 Jan 6, 2013
Anonymous wrote:
Well, it's too bad it's wasn't aimed at his head. But this was still a funny story.
Hey, you're better than that...

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#17 Jan 6, 2013
He should have to keep lock the gun.

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#18 Jan 7, 2013
SLY WEST wrote:
That's exactly why Andy didn't give Barney no bullets, stuff like this happens.
"UNLOADED" guns kill a LOT of people!
Weaned on Gin

Edmond, OK

#19 Jan 7, 2013
Barney Fife with an attitude!

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#20 Jan 7, 2013
Uh Clem wrote:
And so, it's back to the drawing board.
Version 1 of his 'Butt Crack Holster' proved to have a critical flaw.
or his double -action hammer
Mater

Las Vegas, NV

#21 Jan 7, 2013
opps!

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