Police: Shooting at party was accidental

LAWRENCEVILLE — Gwinnett County Police say a shooting Monday evening at a party in Lawrenceville was accidental.

A male in his 20s showed up at Gwinnett Medical Center with a gunshot wound and the Gwinnett Police Department was called to investigate.

“It looks like he was at a party and it was an accidental shooting and they hit him in the leg,” Sgt. Brian Doan said of the victim. “Everything is lining up from what the victim is saying that it was accidental.”

The incident occurred at the Herrington Woods Apartments in Lawrenceville. Doan said the wound was non life-threatening.