UNADILLA, Neb. (AP) — A Wyoming man accidentally shot his wife in a small town in Nebraska, authorities said.
The Otoe County Sheriff’s office said the man was trying to remove the magazine from a handgun when he accidentally fired and shot his wife in the abdomen. The man and woman, who are both 57, were visiting a home in Unadilla, Nebraska, when the shooting happened.
The woman was taken to a hospital in Syracuse before being flown to a Lincoln hospital. The sheriff’s office said she is expected to make a full recovery.