Otoe County Sheriff's Office investigates weekend shooting in Unadilla

Syracuse Journal-Democrat

The Otoe County Sheriff's Office responded to a rural Unadilla residence at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 6, where a 57-year-old woman suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Witnesses at the residence stated that the woman was accidently shot by her 57-year-old husband as he was attempting to remove the magazine from a handgun.

The husband and wife, both from Wyoming, were visiting the residents.

The woman was taken by ambulance to Syracuse Area Health and later flown to a Lincoln hospital. The woman is expected to make a full recovery.

The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office is continuing the investigation.