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Man accidentally shot in head dies

Nicholas Stinespring (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Nicholas Stinespring (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

READING, OH (FOX19) - A man who was accidentally shot in the head by his friend has died.

Aaron Pugh, 21, died after he was shot Sunday morning at an apartment complex in Reading.

A person in the apartment, Nicholas Stinespring, 22, came forward and admitted to police that he accidentally shot Pugh while displaying the firearm.

A police report says that Stinespring then hid the gun in a wooded area behind the apartment. He is now charged with felonious assault and tampering with evidence. His charges have not yet been upgraded.

Pugh was taken to University Hospital, where he died later on Sunday.


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