MARTINSVILLE (WSLS 10) – A man is charged after accidentally opening fire at a store in Martinsville.
It happened Tuesday afternoon at Martinsville Flooring.
Police say 64-year-old Vaughn Draper is charged with reckless handling of a firearm.
Employees say they thought someone was trying to steal from the store.
Police say one of the employees approached the individual with his pistol. That employee accidentally shot a bullet which hit the floor.
All three people inside were hit with debris but none of the injuries are life threatening.