PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A man was transported to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the knee.
Pittsburgh Police say they responded to reports of a man suffering from a gunshot wound in Carrick on Sunday just after 1:30 a.m.READ MORE: Police Chase Ends On Route 28 After Shooting And Carjacking In Homewood
Police say when they arrived on scene at the 200 block of Copperfield Avenue, they discovered a man in his mid-20s with a gunshot wound.READ MORE: Charleroi Community Comes Together For 'Stuff The Bus' Campaign
He reportedly had shot himself in his knee while sitting in his vehicle.
According to police, the gun was legally registered to him.MORE NEWS: West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin Says Infrastructure Bill Could Be Finished As Early As Sunday Night
He was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.