Police: Man injured at Pinellas Park gun range

Published June 20, 2014

A man suffered minor injuries at the Shoot Straight gun range in Pinellas Park Friday afternoon.

Pinellas Park police said they believe a round discharged in the chamber of a rifle and fragments struck the man in the hand and face. The man said he pushed the bolt forward, heard a bang and felt pain in his hand.

Police said his injuries were minor and he refused further medical treatment.

The gun range is located at 4594 Ulmerton Road.