Elderly Destin Man Accidentally Shoots Wife

Authorities say an 83-year-old Destin man accidentally shot his wife.

Helen Stanfa, also 83, is in serious condition in a Pensacola hospital.

Officials with the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office say Joseph Stanfa was taking a 44 magnum revolver out of a box when he inadvertently pulled the trigger.

His wife was standing nearby and was hit in the chest.

No charges will be filed.