GF man accidentally shoots himself in foot
A Grand Forks man was taken to the hospital after accidentally shooting himself in the foot Tuesday afternoon.
Officers responded about 4 p.m. Tuesday to 1232 Oak St., and found Gregory Plautz, 22, inside the residence. Plautz told officers he was removing a loaded handgun from a holster and dropped it. The gun discharged, and a small caliber bullet struck Plautz in the foot, police said.
Plautz was transported to Altru Hospital by ambulance; a nursing supervisor did not have a condition report Tuesday evening.
The Grand Forks Fire Department also responded to the incident.