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A Camden County Prosecutor's Office detective accidentally shot himself in the leg while inside the bathroom at his office, according to the South Jersey Times.


The news outlet spoke to the prosecutor's office spokesman Jason Laughlin who said it is unclear if the detective — whose identity has not been released — was sitting or standing when the gun went off. He also told the newspaper he did not know if the gun was at the time in its holster or not.



The detective is expected to make a full recovery. He is a 12-year veteran, Laughlin confirmed to the newspaper, and a member of the narcotics unit.


Officials are reviewing the incident.

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