Man Accidentally Shoots His Penis, Doesn't Call 911

| by Michael Allen

An unidentified man accidentally shot his penis on June 12 while at a gas station in Macon, Ga.

13 WMAZ reports that the man was trying put his .45 handgun in his holster at 9:30 p.m. when the gun fired and struck his organ.

Rather than drive to the hospital or call 911, the man drove himself to a friend's house and dropped his pants to examine the wound.

According to the police report, the proud gun owner noticed that he "shot himself in the penis and that the bullet exited out of his buttocks."

His friend drove him to Coliseum Northside Hospital in Macon. The gun owner was later taken to the Medical Center of Central Georgia. noted that reported in 2013 that five American men had shot themselves in the penis since 2010.

Sources: 13 WMAZ,,