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Man accidentally discharges rifle, injures son

A 40-year-old man told HPD on-duty officers he was cleaning his rifle in his living room, when it accidentally discharged and injured his three-year-old son. The man said the round hit the ceiling and a piece of the metal shrapnel hit his child. The incident happened Saturday in Salt Lake. The man was arrested for reckless endangering, but was released from HPD custody.