Spring Breaker Accidentally Shot in Leg in Florida

A spring breaker from Alabama is recovering from a gunshot wound suffered while she was unpacking a car at a Panama City Beach hotel

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014  |  Updated 8:29 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Weird News Photos: South Korean Mud Festival

Getty Images

Photos and Videos
More Photos and Videos

A spring breaker from Alabama is recovering from a gunshot wound suffered while she was unpacking a car at a Panama City Beach hotel.
 
Police say 19-year-old Katlin Brianna Moore of Quinton, Ala., and several friends were taking luggage from their vehicle on the 12th floor of a parking garage on Monday night.

  According to an incident report, Moore tossed a red bag belonging to 21-year-old Ancelmo Avilez Diaz onto the ground. When the bag hit the concrete, a two-shot 9 mm Cobra pistol that was inside fired.
 
The News Herald of Panama City reports the bullet when through Moore's left leg and grazed her right leg. Her friends tended to her until medics arrived.
 
Panama City Beach Police Chief says the shooting has been ruled an accident.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Get Our New iPad App
Now optimized for iPad, NBC 6 connects... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out