Police investigate accidental shooting on Patterson Elementary property

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE: 05/06/2016 3:25 p.m.:

More details are being released about an accidental shooting at Oscar Patterson Elementary School.

Officers said during a press conference Friday afternoon that the man was at the school for a scheduled job interview. He is a part time correctional officer. At this time no charges are being pressed against him.

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Panama City Police are investigating what they called an accidental shooting on Oscar Patterson Elementary School property Friday afternoon.

The man reportedly shot himself in the knee with a .22 Magnum. He went to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police told NewsChannel 7/Local 18 they do not believe the man was on school grounds with the intent to hurt anyone.

Right now, no charges have been filed.

NewsChannel 7/Local 18 is speaking with school officials and law enforcement to bring you more details as soon as they're available.