JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Dec 13 2013 — According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, a Blount Island Security Guard accidentally shot himself in the leg.
The shooting occurred at the JSO Firing Range located at 4727 Lannie Road.
JSO said the unidentified guard was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
All safety protocols were in place, but JSO said it will look at what it can do in the future to reduce the likelihood of any accidents happening in the future.
The victim belongs to the USMC Blount Island Command.
First Coast News