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“During the recovery by the police dog, the trigger was activated and a shot was fired from the handgun.”

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Police say one of the suspects brandished a handgun during the assault, but no shots were fired.

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During the recovery by the police dog, the trigger was activated and a shot was fired from the handgun.

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“The dog is fine,” Peters said. “It’s trained to respond and do its job even in the presence of gunfire, so the dog was quite happy to continue to go to work, as was the handler.”

Police responded to reports of two males assaulting another male in a parking lot in the community at about 6:30 p.m.

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“During the recovery by the police dog, the trigger was activated and a shot was fired from the handgun.”A nearby witness came to the aid of the victim and the suspects fled.

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The victim of the assault was later taken to hospital with minor injuries but was later released.

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managed to fire it as officers in Calgary pursued two suspects, according to CBC News.

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Peters added that it’s not clear if the gun was dropped or if the trigger was pulled, but he said he’s thankful the loaded gun was found by police.

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Neither the dog, a German Shepherd, nor the police officers were injured. According to the RCMP, the gun is believed to have been used during the assault.Notice: Your email may not yet have been verified. Please check your email, click the link to verify your address, and then submit your comment. If you can’t find this email, access your profile editor to re-send the confirmation email. You must have a verified email to submit a comment. Once you have done so, check again.© 2017 All rights reserved.

A police dog, that was working the scene, came across a handgun in a treed area and the weapon went off when the dog tried to retrieve it.Residents saw two men allegedly trying to break in to community mailbox in Westlake

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Investigators do not believe the assault was random and they’re continuing to look for the two men. One is described as a dark-skinned male, five-foot-nine to five-foot-11, slim build, dark hair,  wearing a black hoodie and black pants. The second male is described as also having dark skin, five-foot-nine to five-foot-11, slim build, dark hair, wearing a black shirt, baseball cap and jeans.Sidney Crosby reinforced the notion that hockey is a league for white people: Mochama

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