NORWALK, Conn. – This is a press release, presented in the format in which it was sent:
On September 5, 2017 at 2:45pm, a Norwalk Police Officer sustained a gunshot wound as a result of an accidental discharge of a firearm during department training at police headquarters. The officer was transported by ambulance to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The incident is currently under investigation by the Norwalk Detective Bureau. At this time, the identity of the injured officer is being withheld however the officer is doing well.
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