DAVIE (CBSMiami) – A Davie police officer accidentally shot himself in the hand early Friday morning while attempting to shoot at a charging dog.
It happened in the 1200 block of SW 116th Way.READ MORE: Judge gives initial OK to $1B deal in Surfside condo collapse
According to Davie Police Lt. Mark Leone, the officer was on the scene handling a non-criminal incident when a dog charged at him.READ MORE: Fort Lauderdale Police: 2 Stabbed, 1 In Custody
In addition to shooting himself in the hand, the dog was grazed by the bullet and is fine.
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