Two hurt in accidental shooting in Waunakee

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POSTED: Monday, February 8, 2016 --- 6:19 p.m.

WAUNAKEE, Wis. --- Two people were left with non-life threatening injuries Monday after an accidental shooting.

Waunakee Police say they got a call at around 3:30 p.m. with a report of two people with gunshot wounds at Meriter Hospital.

A 40-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were each shot in the leg.

Police believe it was a result of an accidental discharge of a gun. The weapon was recovered and there is no threat to the public, according to a press release from police.