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Michael Smeriglio Accidentally Shoots his Penis and Testicle while Cleaning Gun

| by Michael Allen

Michael Smeriglio, 18, is recovering after he shot himself in the penis and testicle while cleaning a gun in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

Police said Smeriglio first claimed that someone shot him while he was walking down the street, reports WTSP.com.

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After being questioned by police, Meriglio admitted to accidentally doing it himself while cleaning the weapon, which he bought at a party.

According to doctors, the bullet went through Meriglio's penis, his left testicle and then lodged in his thigh.

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While police were investigating the home where ithe shooting happened, they discovered marijuana in the house and arrested homeowner Joseph Lamar James on drug charges.