Four People Wounded at Moore County Turkey Shoot

Four people, two of them children, were wounded when a gun went off after it fell to the ground at a turkey shoot in Moore County, North Carolina, a sheriff’s office said. Officials said in a news release yesterday that a loaded shotgun which had been placed on a ledge fell to the ground. The shotgun went off and several people were struck by shotgun pellets, the news release said. The sheriff’s office ruled the shooting was an accident since no criminal intent was determined.

Author: Mike Jackson