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Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At BNL

Last updated on Friday, June 17, 2011

(BEDFORD, IN) - A special officer with the Lawrence County Police Department accidentally shot himself in the hand Thursday afternoon at Bedford North Lawrence High School.

Officials say that officer Ted Maze was replacing the live ammunition in one of his guns during a training experiment when the gun went off.

The Emergency Response Team trains once a month and has done several active school training exercises similar to the one they were conducting Thursday.

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