AUSTIN, MB – One man has been injured after a bullet that was thrown in a campfire exploded.
RCMP tell 680 CJOB five people were around a campfire on early Saturday morning near Austin, Manitoba, when someone started throwing .22 caliber shells at it.
One of the bullets exploded and hit a 23 year old man in the eye.
The victim is in stable condition. A 21 year old man has been arrested.
Austin is roughly 100 kilometres west of Winnipeg.