Man shoots himself in the groin

On 4-13-12, at approximately 4:45 p.m. officers responded to investigate a shooting. The investigation revealed that an adult male was standing in the 1000 block of  S. Cloverdale St possibly talking with several other adult males when he accidentally shot himself once in the groin with a concealed handgun.

Seattle Fire Department responded and treated the 31-year-old victim. He was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.

The victim could face possible weapon charges.