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Wendy Reuer, Published June 23 2012

Man shoots himself while hunting with handgun

WYNDMERE, N.D. – A man accidentally shot himself here Friday night.

Twenty-seven year old Brian Giboney of Wyndmere was hunting north of the city around 8 p.m. He accidentally shot himself in the left index finger with a .22 caliber handgun, according to a press release from the Richland County Sheriff’s Office.

His family members took him to the St. Francis Healthcare Campus in Breckenridge, Minn. where he was treated for the non-life threatening injury to his finger.

The incident remains under investigation by the Richland County Sheriff’s Office and North Dakota Game and Fish Depart-ment.