Nevada moviegoer shoots himself in buttocks, apologizes, leaves theater

A 56-year-old man accidentally shot himself in the buttocks inside…

A 56-year-old man accidentally shot himself in the buttocks inside the Century 14 movie theaters in downtown Sparks, near Reno, Navada, on Tuesday night when a gun he had brought into the cinema discharged, police dispatch said.

No one else was hurt in the theater at 1250 Victorian Ave. when the gun discharged while the unidentified Sparks resident was seeing “The Bourne Legacy,” police told

Calls reporting shots fired in the theater came in about 8:40 p.m., according to preliminary information.

“Witnesses inside the theater at the time the shot was fired stated that a (man) was adjusting himself in his seat when a gun he had on him discharged,” Sparks police Sgt. Pay Dyer said in statement issued late Tuesday.

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  • Jay in Florida

    Train. Train. And then train. Learn your gear bro! “Adjusting huh?” Sounds like you need new gear to match your attire & body-type IMHO.

  • Jman

    check,double check,triple check your equipment all the time…. I agree with Matt Failed CCW… Good to see the good guys carying guns but not when they shot themselves….LOL…we need better press than this crap…

  • Phil

    Hard to find a good butt holster these days.

  • Matt in Oklahoma

    Failing at CCW