Gun accident at SWAT scene hurts Fla. deputy

The Orlando Sentinel

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. A bullet accidentally fired from a SWAT officer's gun blew through the deputy's boot and grazed a fellow officer's leg during a standoff this weekend.

Sgt. Todd Garner, a member of the Orange County Sheriff's Office SWAT unit, was at a home in the 3600 block of Baronette Drive on Saturday night when his gun fired accidentally while sitting in an armored car.

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