Security guard accidentally shoots himself at Lincoln gun range

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln police say a man who works as a security guard accidentally shot himself at a north Lincoln gun range.

The 34-year-old man, who is employed by Kansas City, Missouri-based security guard firm VT-SGI, was target shooting at Thunder Alley on Tuesday morning before the accident.

Lincoln Police Capt. Jeri Roeder said that when the man went to holster his gun, it went off, hitting him in the upper right leg. Police say the man’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

© 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
Comments