Medford man recovering after being accidentally shot

daniel delgadoA man is recovering from a gunshot wound after being shot accidentally Sunday afternoon.

Medford Police say the 30-year-old victim was sitting in a truck drinking on the 300 block of Chestnut Avenue when 24-year-old Daniel Delgado decided to show the victim his new 9 millimeter handgun.

Both subjects were intoxicated when police say Delgado shot the gun through the roof of the truck and then struck the victim in the leg. The victim was treated and released from the hospital.

Delgado is charged with assault and recklessly endangering another.

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