Firearm Discharge in Milford Leads to Injury

An individual was wounded from an apparent accidental firearm discharge in the Great Lakes area.

According to a release from the Milford Police Department, officers were called to the Lakes Regional Hospital shortly before 3:20pm on Monday. It was determined the incident occurred in the 800 Block of P Avenue in Milford. Initial investigation led the police department to believe that the firearm discharge was accidental. There is no current threat to the public.

The male victim, identified as Noah Dylan Scott, was transported to Sioux Falls for further medical treatment. The incident is still under investigation. The Milford Police Department was assisted by the Spencer Police Department, as well as the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office.