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Child Dies After Gun Discharged Inside Minnesota Home

A child died after being shot inside a home in Heron Lake. A child died after being shot inside a home in Heron Lake. | 

Associated Press
Updated: August 18, 2019 06:06 PM

HERON LAKE, Minn. (AP) - Authorities in southern Minnesota say a child died after being shot inside a home.
    
According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, officers responded Wednesday to a 911 call in Heron Lake about an injured child.
    
Authorities learned that a weapon was discharged inside the home and that the bullet struck the child.
    
The child was taken to a Windom hospital but died.
    
The shooting is under investigation.
 

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