HOUSTON – A college student from the Houston area met death for showing off.
The tragic incident was witnessed by some students of Texas Southern University, according to the Houston Police.
It all happened when one of the residents of a college apartment complex accidentally shot himself while showing off a gun to a group of friends.
According to police, the incident occurred at an apartment complex located at 3600 Rosewood around 11 pm Thursday.
According to initial inquiries, the victim pulled out the gun and was showing it to his friends when he was shot. The wound caused caused his death, although he was taken to an area hospital.
At the time of the incident there were two more people with the victim, who despite giving him first aid could not save him.
The Police said that just when the victim’s friends were going to take the victim to the hospital, the ambulance of the Fire Department arrived at the scene, who was in charge of the transfer.
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