A cashier was accidentally shot at Lowe’s in Cheyenne on Thursday afternoon. The Cheyenne Police Department says the incident occurred at approximately 2:20 p.m. when a 58-year-old woman was checking out from the store and apparently dropped a small caliber handgun which she had been carrying on her person.

"Somehow it fell out and discharged and a bullet struck a 22-year-old female in the store," reports CPD spokesperson Dan Long, who says they are not yet releasing the identities of anyone involved.

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