Two men injured in Meridian shooting

Posted at 3:21 PM, Jun 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-14 17:26:24-04

Two men have been injured in an accidental shooting that happened in south Meridian about 2:15 p.m. Wednesday.

According to Meridian Police Lt. Jaime Leslie, the two were in a garage of a house in the 1500 block of Ionia Street, just off Locust Grove Road.

One man had an injury to his hand, the other had an injury to his abdomen,” Leslie said

“Right now, it is does not appear to be a confrontation of any kind, he added.

The two men knew each other, police said.

Both were transported to a local hospital with what appears to be non-life threatening injuries, Leslie stated.

Investigators are still on the scene.

We will have more details are they develop.