Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Man Shoots Brother In Turkey Hunting Accident Near Flagstaff

TurkeysAuthorities are investigating a shooting involving two brothers who were turkey hunting southeast of Flagstaff.

Arizona Game and Fish Department officials say the men from Surprise were pursuing and calling turkeys Saturday when one of the men fired his 12-gauge shotgun about 25 yards away from his sibling. 

Authorities say the victim was sitting against a tree and wearing camouflage clothes at the time.

He was shot in the shoulder, but the wounds were not life threatening.  He was taken to Flagstaff Medical Center for treatment.

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