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Man accidentally shoots himself in Colerain Township

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A local man was sent to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself Thursday evening.

At 6:30 p.m., Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputies were called to the Afield Sporting Goods, located at the 7200 Harrison Avenue, for a report of an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound. When officers arrived, they found 42-year-old Samuel Carmack with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Carmack told officials that he had just purchased a holster for his .40 caliber pistol at Afield Sporting Goods. He was in the process of placing the weapon in the holster when it discharged.

Carmack was transported to University Hospital for treatment.

The incident is under investigation.

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