Bayonne man accidentally gets shot in the face while owner is showing his weapon

David Gore (30) was taken into custody at 1652 hours from his residence on Avenue B. Officers responded on a report of a possible shooting. Upon arrival, they located the 29 year old male victim who displayed a facial wound. Officers then located Gore who advised the officers that while showing the victim (his friend) his 9mm handgun, the gun was accidentally discharged, causing a facial injury to the victim. The victim was transported to the Jersey Medical Center for treatment. The firearm was legally possessed by and registered to Gore.