Police: Investigation Reveals Brownsville Shooting was Accidental
BROWNSVILLE – The Brownsville Police Department says a shooting that left a person in critical condition was accidental.
On Monday, police issued a statement saying the Sunday, Jan. 28 incident which occurred on the 1100 block of W. St. Francis St. appears to have been a self-inflicted accidental shooting.
Four men were arrested and only charged with tampering with evidence with intent to impair a police investigation after Brownsville Fire Department crews recovered a handgun believed to have been removed from the scene.
Police say there are no signs of foul play and no other charges are pending.
The investigation is ongoing.