Stories tagged with: accidential shooting

June 18, 2014 - 10:31am
1 year 45 weeks ago

Zanesville Police says an employee of a local car dealership will be cited after he shot himself in the hand on Tuesday.  Captain Doug Merry says that Chancy Paisley was reaching to get something out of his truck parked at the Jeff Drennen Dealership and the gun accidentally discharged into his hand.  Captain Merry says when Paisley is released from Good Samaritan Hospital he will be issued a citation for discharging a firearm in the city limits. 

February 11, 2013 - 2:31pm
3 years 11 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office says one area man was hurt after he accidentally shot himself.  Lieutenant Jeff LeCocq  says it happened Sunday afternoon around 5:30 at 3953 Clear Lake Road. LeCocq says 24-year-old Christopher Sims of Ridge Road was target shooting with a 22 caliber handgun and was attempting to clear the final bullet and shot himself in the left land.  He was transported to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital where he was treated and released. ...

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