GUADALUPE COUNTY – On Saturday, September 7th, a man accidentally shot himself while attempting to holster his pistol while at the McQueeney Gun Club.
According to Guadalupe County Police Sgt. Donny White, an employee at the gun club acted immediately and helped the man.
The employee was able to stop the bleeding in under one minute.
“He was trying to place it back in the holster and somehow hit the slide release or the safety and it actually went off,” stated Sgt. White.
The pistol the man was attempting to holster was a 9mm Smith & Wesson, police stated.
The man was transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center for treatment and is in stable condition.
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