Drugs, Illegal Gun Found After Man Accidentally Shoots Himself In The Leg

An accidental gunshot led to a bust in Mountain Gate. Tuesday afternoon deputies responded along with medical help to a home on Sweetwater Trail. 49-year-old Ethan Thompson was waiting in the driveway with a gunshot wound to his leg, and he was transported to a hospital. He apparently had shot himself accidentally. Deputies who searched the house say they found an AK-47 with a loaded 30 round magazine, a Shotgun, a lot of ammunition, 211 Pounds of Cannabis and 99 Grams of Methamphetamine.