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IRS agents 'accidentally' discharged guns 11 times
Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 06/22/2013 @ 11:52 pm In U.S. | No Comments
(CNS News) Special agents at the IRS accidentally shot their firearms 11 times between 2009 and 2011, and at least three of the cases “may have resulted in property damage or personal injury.”
Agents actually fired their guns accidentally more often than they intentionally fired them in the field, according to an audit by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA).
The report also found that the agency, which is now training with AR-15s, does not always provide remedial training to agents who fired their weapons due to “negligence.”
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