Man Shot In The Hand After His Derringer Falls To The Floor And Discharges

Friday, August 1, 2014

Police responded to Memorial Hospital on an accidental shooting call Friday and found that a man had wounded himself in the hand.

·         The victim, Dereck Labron Luster, 34, advised he was at his residence at 1216 Arlington Ave., when he exited the bed to take a plate of food to the kitchen. 

·         A small caliber handgun (derringer) became dislodged, fell to the floor and discharged.

·         The bullet struck him once in his left hand.

·         He was transported to the hospital by his girlfriend

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