A sergeant with the Lebanon (IN) Police Department is off work after shooting himself in the foot Wednesday night, reports WLFI.
The incident occurred as the sergeant was attempting to clean his department-issued handgun after a training exercise, police said. The gun fired as he prepared to disassemble the weapon.
A bullet struck him in the right foot. He was taken to the hospital by ambulance but is expected to be OK.
The Boone County (IN) Sheriff's Office is investigating.