Murfreesboro Lawyer Critical After Accidental Shooting

Murfreesboro attorney and La Vergne Municipal Judge Guy Dotson Jr. remained in critical condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center Saturday after an accidental shooting while cleaning a gun, reports the Murfreesboro Daily News Journal. According to Murfreesboro police, officers were called to Dotson's residence Thursday night and found him lying on the floor with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. He told police he was going to clean a pistol when it accidentally discharged. Dotson, a Murfreesboro native, received his law degree from Memphis State University in 1987.