Va. Man Accidentally Shoots Self at Party

Incident happened at 2 a.m. Saturday

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    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.