Man Accidentally Shot Inside Convenience Store

Cleveland, OH - A man was accidentally shot inside a Hough Avenue convenience store Wednesday night.

26-year-old William Thomas was standing at the register when he was shot in the leg.

The owner of the store says he was sitting in his office with the gun in his hand when it accidentally discharged.

The owner explains he has a gun due to a recent robbery attempt.

Thomas believes it was an accident and doesn't intend to press charges.

Police confiscated the gun.