11/14/2014 01:26 EST | Updated 01/14/2015 05:59 EST

RCMP accidentally shoots self at London police gun range

An RCMP officer is in stable condition after sustaining an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The incident happened at the shooting range at London Police Service Headquarters.

The officer was taken to hospital and is listed in stable condition.

London police and the RCMP are investigating. Neither agency released further details.

London police spokesperson Melissa Duncan said the RCMP is one of a few outside agencies that use the gun range for training purposes.

Duncan directed all other questions in regard to the shooting to the RCMP.

RCMP spokesperson Richard Rowlings was not available for comment.