Officer Accidentally Shot During SWAT Training Conference

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

Officer Accidentally Shot During SWAT Training Conference

May 5, 2014 Updated May 5, 2014 at 11:45 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- An accidental shooting has occurred during a SWAT training conference at a shooting range on Adams Center Rd.

Investigators tell 21Alive News that one of the participants was accidentally shot in the leg while he was taking his firearm out of his holster. The gun accidentally discharged and the bullet grazed his leg. Authorities say the officer is from Charlestown, Indiana.

The officer refused medical treatment.




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