DESOTO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — An off-duty Dallas officer accidentally shot and injured his adult son in DeSoto Saturday evening, police say.
Around 6 p.m. Oct. 26, DeSoto police responded to a shooting call in the 1400 block of Carriage Creek Drive, where the caller — who identified himself as an off-duty Dallas police officer — told officers he accidentally shot his adult son after mistaking him for an intruder.READ MORE: Waxahachie Dad Shielded 5-Year-Old Daughter From Tornado Monday Night
When police arrived, they found the off-duty officer’s son bleeding from his right forearm. He was transported to a nearby hospital with a non-life threatening injury. Neither his or his father’s name have been released at this time.READ MORE: Texas Senate Passes Constitutional Carry Bill
Currently, no arrests have been made and initial reports indicate this was an accidental shooting.MORE NEWS: 15-Year-Old In Custody For Shooting 17-Year-Old In Garland
This is an ongoing investigation.