Sahuarita man accidentally shoots himself while cleaning a gun

Sahuarita man accidentally shoots himself while cleaning a gun
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TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - A man was transported to the hospital after shooting himself in the leg Monday morning in Sahuarita.

The Sahuarita Police Department said the 24-year-old man was attempting to clean a handgun when it discharged, striking him in the thigh.

It happened in the 1300 block of W. Calle De La Plaza.

Police said the man was transported to a Tucson hospital for treatment. His injuries were non-life threatening.

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