Man Shoots Himself In Apparent Attempt to Avoid Being Arrested, Police Say

Man Shoots Himself In Apparent Attempt to Avoid Being Arrested, Police Say

April 10, 2013 Updated Apr 10, 2013 at 5:05 PM EST

A bizarre story from Florida this week.

According to a report from the Northwest Florida Daily News, police said a 62-year-old Florida man shot himself with a rifle Monday in an apparent attempt to avoid being arrested.

Police said the man was wanted after fleeing a traffic incident on Sunday, according to the Northwest Florida Daily News report.

Read the Northwest Florida Daily News report HERE.




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