A Florida man is claiming that his dog accidentally shot his girlfriend in the leg well she was sleeping.

Brian Murphy, of Jacksonville Florida, told the police his dog woke him up so he decided to take him out for a little bit. Upon coming back into the house Diesel the dog ran into the dark bedroom where Summer Miracle was sleeping.

Murphy said he had seen a flash and heard a loud bang and he ran into the bedroom to find his girlfriend shot.

According to the police report, Murphy said he had believed that Diesel had jumped onto the night stand where the gun was sitting and it went off.

Miracle was shot in her right leg, but could not say what happen as she was sleeping at the time. She only remembers waking up to throbbing pain in her leg.

Miracle was transported to the hospital with non life threatening injuries and is expected to be okay.

No charges have been filed at this time.