The U.S. Secret Service is investigating the accidental discharge of a firearm by one of its uniformed officers near the Russian Embassy.
According to a spokeswman, the incident happened around 3:50 a.m. Wednesday, on the 2600 block of Tunlaw Road NW.
The gun fired while the officer was sitting inside a patrol car. The bullet shatteried the vehicle's window.
No injuries were reported.
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