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PD: Man hurt after accidental shooting at Sam's Town hotel

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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A person was wounded early Tuesday morning after a gun accidentally discharged inside a room at Sam's Town hotel-casino, police said.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, officers were called to a shooting at 1:40 a.m. at the hotel property located at 5111 Boulder Hwy.

Police said four men were inside a ninth-floor hotel room, where one of the men accidentally discharged a firearm. One of the men was shot as a result.

The person was transported by private vehicle to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police believe the person responsible for the shooting left the scene before officers arrived. An investigation is ongoing.

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