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Sheriff's Office investigating accidental shooting at gun range

The shooting happened just before 4 p.m. Friday

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BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – The Bexar County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accidental shooting at the Lone Star Handgun Shooting Range in East Bexar County.

The shooting happened around 3:45 p.m. Friday.

Sheriff's say when they arrived they found a man in his 20s who had accidently shot himself in his thigh as he tried to take his gun out of his holster.

BCSO did not release the man's condition, other than to say he was stable when taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center for treatment.

Hours after the shooting, the owner of the shooting range posted the following video on the companies Facebook page.

 

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