Man mistakenly shoots himself, woman in an apartment

A man mistakenly shoots himself and a woman, inside a Brooklyn apartment late Tuesday, the police reports.

The 31-year-old man was holding a gun inside an apartment on 51st Street near Fifth Avenue in Sunset Park around 10:30 p.m. when he unintentionally fired it, shooting himself in the finger, police said.

The woman, 33 who was with him in the apartment was struck in the neck.

Both suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The man was taken into custody with charges pending, police said.

The relationship between the man and woman was unclear.

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