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Man Accidentally Shoots Himself In Antioch Walmart

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ANTIOCH, Tenn. – A man has been sent to the hospital after accidentally shooting himself at a Davidson County Walmart.

The shooting happened at the Walmart on 3035 Hamilton Church Road in Antioch around 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Company officials confirmed the man was at a cash register when he shot himself in the leg with his concealed weapon as he was checking out.

The man was transported by ambulance to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers from the Metro Nashville Police Department were on the scene and talking to witnesses to determine exactly what happened. 

The area around the checkout counters was roped off while police conducted their investigation. 

The victim's identity was not released. 

Store officials said no one else at the store was ever in danger. 

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