Man slips on ice, accidentally shoots self in hand

INDIANAPOLIS - Police said Thursday morning a man was shot when he slipped on a driveway holding a loaded gun on the northeast side of Indianapolis.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) said just after 7 a.m., there were reports of shots fired and a person shot in the 2700 block of Hyche Avenue.

Officers said the victim slipped on the ice on his driveway, causing him to shoot himself in the finger with a gun.

There's no word on whether he was taken to the hospital.

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