CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Local

Juvenile Arrested After Suspected Accidental Shooting

View Comments
Mugshot of Enrique “Rico” Hernandez charged with making a firearm accessible to a child. Image via Dallas Police Dept.)

Mugshot of Enrique “Rico” Hernandez charged with making a firearm accessible to a child. Image via Dallas Police Dept.)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

186152214 Juvenile Arrested After Suspected Accidental Shooting JIM GAFFIGAN, "My kids have never eaten Hot Pockets

181572784 8 Juvenile Arrested After Suspected Accidental Shooting Funny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

455079896 Juvenile Arrested After Suspected Accidental Shooting WATCH: Iggy Azalea & JLO's Booty Battle

 alt=Remembering Jimi Hendrix 44 Years Later

cowb thumb Juvenile Arrested After Suspected Accidental Shooting Cowboys Cheerleaders

DALLAS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) -Police are investigating what may have been an accidental shooting Thursday night that left one man dead in East Dallas.

According to Dallas Police, officers arrived at an apartment complex late last night where a man had been shot with a sawed-off shot gun.

Investigators say that the shooter was s 16-year-old boy, who told officers that he did not know that the gun was loaded.

The man who was shot was taken to the hospital, where he died.

The teenager has been taken to the Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Center on a charge of criminally negligent homicide.

Also arrested was 19-year old Enrique “Rico” Hernandez.

Hernandez was charged with making a firearm accessible to a child after he admitted to detectives that the gun belonged to him and that he left it in an unsecured location.

(©2014 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending:

PHOTOS: Your Pet Pictures

View Comments