Cherokee's Piggly Wiggly open again after customer accidentally shot himself

The grocery store shut down Saturday after the shooting

Posted: Nov. 12, 2017 12:55 PM
Updated: Nov. 12, 2017 7:26 PM

Cherokee’s Piggly Wiggly re-opened for business Sunday morning after an accidental shooting Saturday.

The grocery store on Highway 72 in Colbert County closed after a man accidentally shot himself in the leg while reaching into his pocket for money.

A manager at Piggly Wiggly tells WAAY 31 the customer is doing okay today. After the shooting, he was transported to Huntsville Hospital.

Cherokee Police are investigating.

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