Man with gunshot wound admitted to Henry County Health Center

A man with a gunshot wound was admitted to Henry County Health Center emergency room Monday.

The man, whose name is being withheld at this time due to the investigation, was admitted with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. A report was filed at the Henry County Sheriff?s Office at 2:16 p.m. According to a sheriff?s report, there is no threat to the public.

The investigation is ongoing and preliminary findings indicated that the incident was accidental and occurred on Wapello Drive in Mt. Pleasant. Sheriff Rich McNamee was not available for comment.