A 30-year-old Lakewood Ranch man was the victim of an accidental shooting at 11:51 a.m. Saturday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
The victim and a friend were shooting targets at the Logue Road Gun Range, 1805 Logue Road, Myakka. As the victim was walking with the firearm carried in a sling on his shoulder, it accidentally discharged.
The rounds struck the victim in the left calf. The victim was taken to a local hospital for nonlife-threatening injury.
No charges were filed.
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Herald staff report