Gun goes off at party, man seriously hurt

Police cars sit in the parking lot of Regency Inn on W. Coliseum Blvd. while officers investigate a shooting. (Provided Photo/WANE)

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A man was seriously hurt in an overnight shooting at a Fort Wayne motel.

The incident happened around 11:30 p.m. Monday at Regency Inn in the 1000 block of West Coliseum Boulevard.

Police say someone apparently accidentally pulled the trigger of a gun as it was being passed around a party at the motel. A man in the room was shot in the head, but the injury does not appear to be life-threatening.

Police were able to talk to witnesses. The suspected shooter was taken from the scene to be interviewed.

The incident remains under investigation.