UPDATED @ 2:08 PM Accidental Gunshot Wound To HandRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Mar 21 2014 2:05 PM
HOUSTON COUNTY: At 2:00 PM Houston County Sheriff 911 has dispatched Sheriff Deputies and Pilcher's Ambulance to 1118 East Saunders Road, Coggins Trailer Park, to a gunshot would to the hand.
At dispatch the information was the gun jammed and the gun fired accidentally striking the victim in the hand.
If any information develops otherwise we will update.
At 2:04 PM Houston County Sheriff Deputy Robert Jenkins and Sheriff Lt. Randy Anderson are on the scene. Deputy Jenkins has cleared the scene for Pilcher's Ambulance to respond into the scene.
A standard operating procedure on potential crimes of violence for EMS and Fire to remain at a safe distance until law enforcement has declared the scene safe for their entry.
UPDATED @ 2:08 PM
Houston County Sheriff Deputy Robert Jenkins has called for the "on call" criminal investigator to respond to the scene.
Houston County Sheriff Patrol Shift Commander Lt. James Ivey is on the scene.