Woman accidentally shot in Morrison County


No condition was available Friday afternoon on a woman who was accidentally shot Thursday afternoon at her northeastern Morrison County home on Peavey Lake.

The woman, whom the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office declined to identify, suffered a gunshot while sitting in her yard shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday. When deputies arrived on the scene she was being treated by First Responders and Onamia Ambulance personnel for what appeared to be a gunshot wound to her left side. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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