CLAYPOOL — At approximately 10:43 a.m. today, Monday, Feb. 6, the Kosciusko County Sheriff Department, Mentone EMS and Burkett first responders were dispatched to an accidental gunshot to the hand.
The incident occurred at 8355 South CR425W, Claypool. A medical helicopter was originally called to assist but was later disregarded. The subject was reported to be conscious and breathing and is being transported to Fort Wayne.
No further details are known at this time.