Shelton man charged after shooting himself in the leg in Norwalk movie theater
He is charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm, second-degree reckless endangerment and breach of peace.
Police say they were called to the theater at 11:10 p.m. after the shooting. Theomopoulos told them he was watching the movie when he accidentally pulled the trigger and shot himself in the leg.
He had a valid permit for a 9 mm handgun. Police seized the weapon.
Theomopoulos was scheduled to be arraigned later Thursday in Norwalk Superior Court.