Man accidentally shoots mom in leg

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JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – A Greenwood man accidentally shot his mom in the leg while they were checking guns in the basement of her home, according to The Daily Journal.

It happened around 3 p.m. at the woman’s home on Lake Drive on Saturday.

The 23-year-old man told police he and his mother were taking inventory of the guns to decide which ones to sell. He was unloading a Glock handgun when it fired, hitting his mom in the shin. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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