Local Man Suffers Gunshot Wound

A New London-area man was injured yesterday(Sat), when he reportedly shot himself…accidentally…while cleaning a 22-caliber rifle.

21-year old Hayden Chapman was taken from 22-99 260th Street to the Henry County Health Center in Mt. Pleasant, where no information is being released about his condition.

Henry County deputies…New London Police and Fire & Rescue…and a Health Center ambulance crew all responded to the scene.