WF Police: Woman Accidentally Shoots Herself after Leaving Club

Published 11/21 2013 04:00AM

Updated 11/22 2013 10:24AM

Wichita Falls Police said a woman is recovering from a gunshot wound after she told them she accidentally shot herself.

Officers were called to the 4300 block of Burkburnett Rd. around 10:30 p.m., Thursday night for reported gunshots.


Sgt. David Ferguson said the victim and her boyfriend were walking from the Missile club to a nearby store.

She told officers she took his gun out of his pocket and it went off, shooting her in the leg.


Sgt. Ferguson said she was taken to United Regional with what he believed to be a non-life threatening injury. Police said they're still looking into this incident.

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