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Police officer accidentally shoots self in leg in north St. Louis

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An officer is in stable condition after being shot in North City Saturday night (Credit: KMOV) An officer is in stable condition after being shot in North City Saturday night (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- A police officer is in the hospital after accidentally discharging his weapon Saturday night. 

The shooting happened around 9:52 p.m. in the 200 block of East Grand, just north of Interstate Highway 70. The officer sustained a gunshot wound to the leg.

The officer, a 10-year veteran, was transported to the hospital where he remains in stable condition.

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