Officer’s Gun Accidentally Fires In San Antonio Middle School

An officer has been placed on administrative leave after school officials say his gun discharged inside a north-side middle school on Wednesday morning.

Northside ISD spokesperson Pascual Gonzalez said the officer was inside his office at Jordan Middle School when the gun accidentally fired around 8:45 a.m.

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Guns don’t just accidentally go off on their own. No more than a vacuum cleaner plugs itself in to the wall and turns on. No mention of the officer accidentally firing the gun — no, it’s that the gun ‘accidentally fired’ or that ‘his gun discharged’.