SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) -- Two men were injured in Hernando County
after one of them accidentally fired his gun while cleaning it.
The sheriff's office reports that 20-year-old Thomas Maffatone
his Springfield semiautomatic handgun Monday evening when it
discharged. A bullet went through Maffatone's left hand and hit his
friend, 20-year-old Michael King, in the right foot. Another friend
drove both men to a Spring Hill hospital.
All three men told deputies the shooting was accidental.
No charges were reported.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.