Two injured in apparent accidental shooting

OLEAN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Police are investigating an apparent accidental shooting Monday night in Olean.

Officers were called to Martin Street shortly before 9 p.m. where they found 28-year-old Connie Mascho with a gunshot wound to the shoulder and 24-year-old Logan Cooper with a gunshot wound to his finger.

Both victims were taken to Olean General Hospital. Mascho was then transported by Mercy Flight to ECMC, where she remains in critical condition. Cooper was treated and released.

Investigators say the victims were injured by a .40 caliber automatic handgun, and at this time, it appears the shooting was accidental.

Police say they will continue to investigate.

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