Redfield Man Accidently Shot While Fishing

Spink County Officers say that a 20 year-old Redfield man that was shot while fishing at Turtle Creek in Redfield.

The Redfield man was treated for a gunshot wound at the Redfield Hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Investigation revealed that a man from a nearby home was discharging a 22 caliber weapon at some gophers in his yard when a stray round apparently struck the young man that was fishing.

The Spink County Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Criminal Investigation are conducting the investigation.

The public is not in any danger.