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Colonial Heights man shot while cleaning gun

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COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA (WWBT) -

A Colonial Heights man may not survive a shooting that police are calling "accidental". 

It happened Tuesday night at the Old English Apartments on Lakeview Avenue.

Police say two men were cleaning guns, when one of the guns accidentally fired. The victim was shot in the stomach and taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police are working to figure out which gun off. No one else inside the apartment was hurt.

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