One person injured after gun goes off at Whitehouse pawn shop - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

One person injured after gun goes off at Whitehouse pawn shop

WHITEHOUSE, TX (KLTV) -

One person has been injured following a discharged firearm at a Whitehouse pawn shop.

The call came in Saturday morning after a firearm went off at the Action Pawn store in the 700 block of Highway 110 in Whitehouse

Authorities say one person was shot in the leg, and a store employee says that person accidentally shot himself in the leg.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Copyright 2013 KLTV. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • BREAKING

    Sears department store, Sears Auto Center in Lake Charles closing

    Sears department store, Sears Auto Center in Lake Charles closing

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:54:43 GMT
    The Sears department store and the Sears Auto Center are closing. (Source: Sears)The Sears department store and the Sears Auto Center are closing. (Source: Sears)
    The Sears department store and the Sears Auto Center are closing. (Source: Sears)The Sears department store and the Sears Auto Center are closing. (Source: Sears)
    The Sears store and the Sears Auto Center store in Lake Charles are closing, corporate officials said. The Auto Center is expected to close in early June and the department store is expected to close in mid-August, according to a Sears spokesperson. The store will begin its liquidations sale on May 25. Kmart will remain open. Sears released a statement: We are making the difficult, but necessary decision to close the Sears store and Sears Auto Center in Lake Charles. The store wi...More >>
    The Sears store and the Sears Auto Center store in Lake Charles are closing, corporate officials said. The Auto Center is expected to close in early June and the department store is expected to close in mid-August, according to a Sears spokesperson. The store will begin its liquidations sale on May 25. Kmart will remain open. Sears released a statement: We are making the difficult, but necessary decision to close the Sears store and Sears Auto Center in Lake Charles. The store wi...More >>
  • Man charged with 5 counts of attempted murder in DeQuincy

    Man charged with 5 counts of attempted murder in DeQuincy

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:39:38 GMT
    (Source: DeQuincy Police)(Source: DeQuincy Police)

    A man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in DeQuincy, according to Captain Tom Threet, with the DeQuincy Police Department.  Threet says the shooting took place on Bruce Street. Anthony Wayne Perkins has been charged with 5 counts of attempted murder, says Threet.  Perkins has been booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center with no bond.

    More >>

    A man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in DeQuincy, according to Captain Tom Threet, with the DeQuincy Police Department.  Threet says the shooting took place on Bruce Street. Anthony Wayne Perkins has been charged with 5 counts of attempted murder, says Threet.  Perkins has been booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center with no bond.

    More >>
  • FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Typical summer weather for now, watching the tropics too for possible development

    FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Typical summer weather for now, watching the tropics too for possible development

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:39:18 GMT
    Scattered showers and storms WednesdayScattered showers and storms Wednesday
    Scattered showers and storms WednesdayScattered showers and storms Wednesday

    It will feel a bit more summer-like this week with a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms each day.  Away from the rain it will be warm and humid, also typical summer weather.  

    More >>

    It will feel a bit more summer-like this week with a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms each day.  Away from the rain it will be warm and humid, also typical summer weather.  

    More >>
Powered by Frankly