Man accidentally shoots himself, woman while cleaning gun

By: NewsCenter 16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Staff Email

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. -- Elkhart County police are investigating after two people were accidentally shot.

It happened just before 6 p.m. in the 22000 block of CR 10.

The man was cleaning his gun when he accidentally shot himself through the hand.

One of the rounds also hit a woman in both legs.

The man reportedly believed the gun was not loaded.

Both the man and woman have non-life threatening injuries.

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