BIDDEFORD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Police in Biddeford say a man was trying to clean his gun when he accidentally shot himself in the knee.
Today's incident occurred at 21 Harding Street. A police spokesperson tells NEWS CENTER that Donald Williamson was trying to clean his .45 caliber automatic weapon when it accidentally discharged. The bullet hit him in the area of his knee. He was taken to SMMC with non life-threatening injuries. Police say the shooting was an accident, and expect no charges to be filed in the matter.