Criminal charges dropped in 2006 Wild West City shooting

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Sussex County officials dismissed criminal charges today against the owner of a Western-themed amusement park, reaching a deal that ends nearly six years of legal wrangling after a skit gone wrong left a cowboy actor shot and partially paralyzed. In return, Wild West City pleaded guilty to a single weapons charge and agreed to continue enforcing gun-safety measures that have been in place since the 2006 accident.

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