HERMON, Maine — The Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office is investigating what was reported as an accidental shooting on Swan Road early Monday evening, Sheriff Troy Morton said Monday night.

The shooting was reported at 5:20 p.m., Morton said. He said the man who was shot is in critical condition.

“There is no threat to the public,” Morton said.

No other details were released Monday night. Morton said additional information might be made available on Tuesday afternoon.

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