UPDATE: A 60-year-old Garfield man who accidentally shot himself in the leg late Thursday afternoon was charged with drug and paraphernalia possession, police said Friday.
GARFIELD, N.J. -- Charges were being prepared against a 60-year-old Garfield man who shot himself in the leg late Thursday afternoon, police said.
The man was treated for a non-critical wound after the incident in his MacArthur Avenue home around 5 p.m., Police Chief Raymond Kovach told Daily Voice.
More information will be available Friday morning, the chief said.
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