Accidental shooting sends man to hospital

Accidental shooting sends man to hospital

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - The scene is nearly clear now after reports of a shooting Monday night at a hotel on Midlothian Turnpike.

Chesterfield Police said a man was transported to VCU Medical Center for treatment after he accidentally shot himself in the leg.

Chesterfield Police responded shortly after 9 p.m. Monday to the Four Points by Sheraton hotel at 9901 Midlothian Turnpike for a reported shooting. NBC12 can confirm a major police presence at the hotel shortly after the call came in.

Police have been unable to confirm any information at this hour, but NBC12 is working to gather and confirm additional details on this developing story.

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