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Shawn Mossow Allegedly Shot Friend In Leg At Request; Victim Wanted To Know How It Felt

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Shawn Mossow, 25, has been charged with reckless endangerment after he allegedly shot his 24-year-old friend because his buddy wanted to know what it would feel like.
Shawn Mossow, 25, has been charged with reckless endangerment after he allegedly shot his 24-year-old friend because his buddy wanted to know what it would feel like.

STOCKHOLM, N.Y. -- Authorities say a northern New York man had his friend shoot him in the leg with a rifle because he wanted to know what it feels like to be shot.

State police in St. Lawrence County say the shooting occurred around 5 p.m. Sunday in the rural town of Stockholm when 25-year-old Shawn Mossow of neighboring Norfolk relented to his friend's repeated requests and shot him once in the right leg with a .22-caliber rifle.

The 24-year-old man from Norfolk is expected to make a full recovery. Police haven't released his name.

Mossow was charged with reckless endangerment. He's being held in the county jail on $10,000 bail. It could not be immediately determined if he had a lawyer.

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