LOL, why does it sound to me like he shot himself playing with his gun?

School police shooting hoax: L.A. school officer's story of being shot was inconsistent from the beginning - latimes.com

The entire city was led down a path of misinformation,' LAPD chief says of the hoax that falsely triggered a massive dragnet that locked 9,000 students in their schools in the San Fernando Valley....

There had been a single gunshot, Stenroos told investigators from his hospital bed. No — several shots. That's odd, he was told; just one shell casing was found at the scene. Oh — well, maybe it was just the one shot after all.

That's who shot him, Stenroos said — white guy, ponytail, bomber jacket...

When Stenroos provided a description of the suspect, sightings popped up across the west end of the Valley. One caller reported that he had vaulted over her backyard fence. SWAT officers swarmed another home after a woman reported that she had found the door to her trailer unlocked. The suspect, she was certain, was inside. He was not.

...investigators arrested Stenroos, 30, and booked him on a felony charge of filing a false police report...

...They are no longer sure that he shot himself at all; it is possible that he might have shot his protective vest when it was off, intentionally bruised himself to make it appear he had been shot, then put the vest on...
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