FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 11 (UPI) --
A Dallas police officer was killed while cleaning his weapon at home, a police statement said.
Officer Christopher Pasley died Monday afternoon "as a result of an apparent accidental discharge while cleaning his weapon," a statement from Dallas police Chief David Brown said.
Pasley was a resident of Fort Worth, Texas, and joined the Dallas police force in 2007, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Tuesday.
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