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Police investigate shooting in Dubuque

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19-year-old Adam Sellers was arrested for reckless use of a firearm 19-year-old Adam Sellers was arrested for reckless use of a firearm

DUBUQUE (KWWL)-- Dubuque Police say an 18-year-old is in critical condition after a shooting Friday night.

Dubuque Police were called to an accidental shooting at 1696 West Third Street around 7:30 Friday night. They arrived to find Sarah Klinkhammer with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Police say at last report, Klinkhammer was in critical condition at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque.

Her boyfriend, 19-year-old Adam Sellers, was taken in for questioning and arrested for reckless use of a firearm Friday night.  Police told us Saturday afternoon Sellers was being held in the Dubuque County jail.

Police are still investigating the shooting, and are determining whether the shooting was accidental. Seller's mother told the Dubuque Telegraph Herald the shooting was a ''freak accident.''

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