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Lincoln Nebraska 18-year-old accidentally shot and killed in basement
KETV Newswatch 7 (Omaha, NE), 12/16/2004

(Lincoln, Nebraska) -- An 18-year-old boy was accidentally shot and killed by one of his friends in his home basement.

Three teenagers were visiting the 18-year-old at his home when the victim began to show his friends a newly acquired shotgun.

The boys all believed the gun was unloaded when they started passing it around.

The 18-year-old passed his gun to a friend, who accidentally shot and killed him.


Written by Common Sense staff based on reporting by KETV Newswatch 7 .

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