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      Farmville Police Investigating Accidental Shooting Involving Longwood Students

      Farmville, VA - Farmville police are investigating a Longwood student shot by accident.

      The school posted on its webpage that around 8 p.m. Sunday, police responded to the 500 block of High Street and found Kathleen Battle, 21, shot in the leg.

      Police say Jacob Richardson, 22, who is also a Longwood student, owned the gun and was showing it to Battle when it accidentally went off.

      Battle went to the hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

      Police are investigating.

      Stay with ABC 13 for more information.

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