Va. Man Accidentally Shoots Self at Party

Incident happened at 2 a.m. Saturday

Tuesday, Jan 31, 2012  |  Updated 10:59 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Va. Man Accidentally Shoots Self at Party

Stock Image.

advertisement

Dinwiddie County police say a man who accidentally shot and killed himself at a party thought the gun was unloaded.
 
Sheriff D.T. Adams tells The Progress-Index that the shooting occurred at a residence in the Dewitt area around 2 a.m. Saturday.

  Adams says witnesses told police 19-year-old James Crawford was playing with a semi-automatic pistol when it discharged.
 
The incident remains under investigation.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
Join the Ride to Conquer Cancer
Join the Ride To Conquer Cancer, Sept. 13 Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out