Passenger shoots self in leg while handling gun in vehicle

Plano police reported a passenger in a vehicle shot himself in the leg while riding on Main Street at Lew Street at 3:18 a.m. Oct. 5.

Police said the victim, Jose Guadalupe-Gonzalez, no age or address given, was handling the driver of the vehicle’s legally owned firearm at the time.

Sandwich police assisted Plano officers in stopping the driver of the vehicle, who dropped Guadalupe-Gonzalez off at the hospital. The driver was subsequently arrested by Sandwich police on different charges, according to Plano police.

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