Breaking: Fresno Woman Shot After Man Accidentally Fires Weapon

Officers Say Man Not Being Charged At This Time

FRESNO, Calif. -- Fresno Police are on the scene after a woman was shot at a Fresno apartment complex when the man living in an apartment above her accidentally discharged a firearm.

Officers were alerted to a woman being shot at around 9PM at apartments on the 400 block of North Dearing near Kings Canyon.  They arrived and found a woman had been shot in the foot.

Investigators determined that the man living in the apartment above her had accidentally discharged a firearm, the bullet went through his floor, which is the woman's ceiling, and into the apartment below, striking the woman in the foot.

She's been taken to the hospital for treatment.  Officers determined that the gun was legally registered to the man in the upper apartment.  He's not being charged at this time.

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