Police: Gun show vendor shoots self

Bill Adams, a licensed vendor at the event, apparently was showing his personal concealed weapon


Knoxville News-Sentinel

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A vendor at the Knoxville Gun & Knife Show shot himself in the hand while attempting to show off his personal weapon Sunday, according to the police.

Bill Adams, 44, of Kodak was transported to the University of Tennessee Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries following the incident, which was reported at 2:39 p.m., according to Knoxville Police Department spokesman Darrell DeBusk.

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