Police investigating accidental shooting on White Road

CHEEKTOWAGA – The Cheektowaga Police Department is investigating an accidental shooting for the second time in two weeks.

Police responded to an address on White Road just after 11 pm Sunday after a man was shot in the leg.

The resident was showing another person how to disassemble the handgun when the shooting happened.  The other person, a 23-year-man, was shot in the lower leg according to police.

Bleeding was controlled by a nurse already on the scene.  He was later transported to ECMC for further treatment.

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