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Man’s gun goes off in restroom at Walmart in Wyoming

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WYOMING, Mich. — A man was accidentally shot Sunday afternoon in the restroom at a Walmart Supercenter.

The incident occurred at 2:30 p.m. in the men’s restroom at the Walmart Supercenter at 355 54th St. SW. According to the Wyoming Police Department, a man who is a concealed pistol license holder was in a stall when he decided to adjust his pistol and place it into another pocket.

The pistol then discharged, firing a bullet into the floor.

A man entering the restroom was struck in the ankle by a fragment from either the bullet or the floor. He sustained minor injuries.

The incident remains under investigation by the Wyoming Police Department.

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11 comments

  • Concerned citizen

    Take his license! I choose not to shop w/ idiots who think walking into Walmart gives right or purpose to not have his gun on lock. I hope the injured victim files suit for damages. The cpl holder is clearly not a responsible gun owner.

  • NO PC FOR ME

    I notice none of you “concerned citizens” had anything to say about the cop killings who were ambushed but waste no time spewing about a lawful gun owner and an “accident”.

    Long ago i decided that if i hear a scream for help, i will ignore it and keep walking. Now you know why-

    • Get A Life

      That’s a solid b8, m8. Where can we find more of your le epic tr0llz? Just local news comment sections or are you on FB and Reddit as well?

  • IsntItObvious

    So the guy wasn’t actually shot. Some “fragment” struck his ankle. Bullets don’t just break apart so it was most likely a piece of the floor. He sustained “minor injuries”. Does that mean his ankle was scratched? Bruised? Obviously he didn’t go to the hospital or that would have been in the story. The guy with the gun definitely did something stupid and it definitely could have been much worse than it was. Nonetheless, I think this story is a little exaggerated saying the man was shot.