Stratford man reportedly shoots himself in the leg

A Stratford man is recovering today after reportedly shooting himself in leg while dancing. The Connecticut Post says police were called to a home Sunday

The Connecticut Post says police were called to a home Sunday after getting reports of gunfire and when they got there, they found Kiel Helenese holding a bloody rag on his leg.

The Connecticut Post says police were called to a home Sunday after getting reports of gunfire and when they got there, they found Kiel Helenese holding a bloody rag on his leg. (7/6/16)

STRATFORD - A Stratford man is recovering today after reportedly shooting himself in leg while dancing.

The Connecticut Post says police were called to a home Sunday after getting reports of gunfire and when they got there, they found Kiel Helenese holding a bloody rag on his leg.

Police reportedly say Helenese told officers he had been dancing with friends at a Fourth of July party when a gun on his hip went off.

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