Niagara Man Literally Shoots Himself In The Foot

An arrest has been made after a man accidentally shot himself in the foot.

Police were called to the 600 block of Charles St. near Remington Ave. on Saturday for reports of shots-fired.

When officers got there, they saw a male with a wound to his foot, he was transported to hospital for treatment.

While investigating, police determined that the male gave them a false name and claimed he had been the victim of a crime.

Police later learned the man had been holding a firearm during an argument when the gun accidentally went off.

The 24-year-old from the Niagara Region has been charged.