Gun Falls From Shopper's Holster And Fires At Local Wal-Mart

By Emma Koch

Gun Falls From Shopper's Holster And Fires At Local Wal-Mart

April 15, 2013 Updated Apr 15, 2013 at 9:32 AM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- According to Fort Wayne police, a gun accidentally discharged at a local Wall-Mart after the weapon dropped from a shopper's holster.

Police responded to reports of a shot fired Saturday a little before 5 p.m. at the Wal-Mart at Apple Glen Crossing. Witnesses told police the customer accidentally dropped the firearm causing it to discharge.

According to police reports, the incident happened near the Subway in the front area of the store.

Loss prevention officials told police that it was accidental.

No injuries were reported.

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