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Hunter shot jogger 'by mistake' Swedish court rules

75-year-old Olle Rosdahl was shot while out jogging. Photo: TT

Published: 18.Apr.2019 16:40 hrs

A Norwegian hunter who shot a jogger in the thigh probably thought he was shooting a deer, a Swedish court has ruled.

Helsingborg District Court ruled that although video recorded by the hunter's night sights clearly showed that the figure he was aiming at looked like a person, it was nonetheless plausible that he had believed he was aiming at a roe deer.
 
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