On 6/21/2017 at approximately 1100 hours, Officers A and B responded to St. Thomas Rutherford to investigate a self inflicted gunshot wound.
Upon arrival, contact was made with Subject A who stated someone knocked on the door this apartment at approximately 1000 hours ( Campus Villa ) and when he asked who it was he received no response. He then grabbed his Sig Sauer .380 pistol and checked the peephole on his door.
Upon seeing his girlfriend he knocked on the door to allow her into the apartment and he went back into his room. While moving through the apartment, Subject A noticed that he had dropped something and as he bent to pick it up his gun went off and he was struck in the foot.
He was transported to the hospital by friends. No further information is available at this time. Detective A responded to the ER.
Names and personal information have been omitted to protect the privacy of our local officers and subjects mentioned in this police report.