A Kennewick man accidentally shot himself in the crotch with a pistol on Wednesday.
Officers responded to a woman reporting a weapon being discharged in the 7900 block of West 21st Avenue. She said her 53-year-old son shot himself, said Kennewick police said on Friday.
He was found lying on a bed with a single gunshot wound to his right upper thigh.
He was taken to Trios Southridge Hospital for treatment and the pistol was collected as evidence.
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No further information was available.