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Kentucky State Police: 17-year-old dead in accidental shooting

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GRANT COUNTY, KY (FOX19) -

A Grant County 17-year-old accidentally shot and killed himself while manipulating a handgun early Monday, Kentucky State Police said.

Officers responded to an accidental shooting at approximately 2:20 a.m. on Kelly Drive in Crittenden.

Roy Hamon was pronounced deceased by the Grant County Coroner just prior to being airlifted from the Grant County park, police said. 

The initial investigation indicates Hamon was manipulating a handgun when he accidentally shot himself in the head. 

No foul play is suspected. 

The case remains under investigation by Detective Jeremy Moore.  

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