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SEXUAL MISCONDUCT ALLEGATION LED TO OAK PARK SHOOTING

(Richmond, IN)--A police report released Tuesday confirms what caused an incident that resulted in a shooting on Dawn Court in Oak Park in Richmond on Monday.  The initial complaint that ended with a self-inflicted gunshot in a back yard was that there had been sexual misconduct with a minor.  That complaint led to a dispute which brought police to the area.  Officers then heard the gunshot in the back yard.  There was no word on the condition of the person who shot himself, although he is expected to survive.  Whether or not he’ll face criminal charges is unknown.