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Mercer Island officer accidentally shoots self

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SHORELINE -- A police officer accidentally shot himself in the rear end Thursday after helping serve a search warrant in the Shoreline area.
He's a Mercer Island officer assigned to a drug task force.
Mercer Island Cmdr. Leslie Burns told KING he was reaching for his holster when the gun fired.
He was treated at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
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