Trooper Mellow Scheetz, a Florida Highway Patrol firearms instructor was unintentionally shot at the Belle Glade Correctional Training Facility in Belle Grade, Florida. Scheetz was shot when a supervisor was inspecting a weapon and unintentionally discharged the gun. The bullet struck Scheetz in the buttock.
She was airlifted to Delray Beach hospital where she was treated and released.
The supervisor, who has not been identified, has been placed on administrative leave.