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Man killed in accidental shooting at Henrico home

Posted at 10:31 AM, Jan 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-01 16:18:42-05

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – A man was killed early New Year's morning in an accidental shooting at an eastern Henrico County home.

Police say they responded to an accidental shooting in the 1400 block of Southbury Avenue at approximately 4:30 a.m.

Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to VCU Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Police say one man has been arrested and they are not looking for any suspects related to the incident. That man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

Investigators say they withholding the names of the victim and suspect at this time to assist the family.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.