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Man accidentally shoots self at Cape Girardeau car dealership

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Police are investigating after a man accidentally shot himself while showing off a handgun at a car dealership in Cape Girardeau.

According to Sgt. Adam Glueck at the Cape Girardeau Police Department, the shooting happened around 5 p.m. on Wednesday at Coad Chevrolet.

The man was taken to a local hospital with an injury to his hand.

No word yet on the extent of the injuries the man suffered.

Police are not releasing his name at this time.

Glueck said the department submitted findings from their investigation to the county prosecutor.

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