MEDINA, Ohio (January 20, 2013)—An accidental shooting at a gun show in Medina, Ohio, left one man injured.
Police in Medina said a gun dealer was checking out a semi-automatic handgun he bought Saturday when he accidentally pulled the trigger.
Police Chief Pat Berarducci said it appears the bullet struck the floor, and then a longtime friend of the gun dealer, who was wounded in the arm and leg.
Berarducci says the man was taken by helicopter to a Cleveland hospital.
Information about his condition wasn’t available.
Police say the gun's magazine had been removed from the firearm. but one round remained in the chamber.