MYAKKA CITY, Florida -- A Manatee County woman accidentally shot her fiance while at the Logue Road Gun Range in Myakka City.
Lauren Shaw, 28, was firing a gun when a hot casing landed inside her shirt, according to the Manatee Co. Sheriff's Office. While trying to remove the casing, she unknowingly pointed her gun at her fiance, 33-year-old Jared Gould, and accidentally discharged a round.
Deputies say the round struck him in his right upper thigh. He was taken to Manatee Memorial Hospital for treatment. His wound is not life-threatening.