Off-duty cop accidentally shoots himself after dinner date

Cop fumbles with firearm, discharging it into stomach

CINCINNATI (INTELLIHUB.COM) — Off-duty Erlanger police officer Darryl Jouett had a rough time after a dinner date with his wife Saturday, shooting himself in the stomach after fumbling with his firearm in an elevator while holding a take-home box in his left hand.

Luckily a woman in the elevator acted quickly, calling 911.

Jouett, a 25-year veteran with the police department, is expected to recover.