The embarrassment is worse than the paid after a man shot himself in the foot today on the firing range at the San Antonio Police Academy on the city's south side, 1200 WOAI news reports.
A police spokeswoman says the 55 year old victim was treated for non life threatening injuries. He was awake and alert when rescue units arrived.
The spokeswoman didn't know what sort of training was underway. She said the incident is being treated as an accident.
He is being treated for a gunshot wound to the foot...and for a very red face.