Grand Forks man accidentally shoots himself in the leg at post office

Grand Forks, ND--- On October 10, 2019, at around 2 pm officers of the Grand Forks Police Dept. responded to a report of an accidental shooting with injuries in the parking lot of the Post Office at 2501 28th Ave. S. Upon arrival officers found a man in his 30s with a wound to his leg. The man was transported to Altru Hospital by ambulance. At this time it appears it was an accidental discharge while the man was handling a 9mm pistol. A request will be forwarded to the City Prosecutor to determine if any charges will be filed.