Anderson County sheriff investigating shooting that killed teen

Updated: Dec. 27, 2016 at 2:33 PM CST
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From the Anderson County Sheriff's Office   

The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible accidental shooting which was reported to us on 12/23/16 at approximately 8:50 p.m.

The shooting occurred in the 500 block of ACR 350. Several individuals were present when the shooting occurred.  Deputies and investigators arrived at the scene and found a 19-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the head.

Paramedics were attempting to revive him and he was transported to Palestine Regional Medical Center and then to Trinity Mother Frances in Tyler where he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation continues and the case will be submitted to the Anderson County District Attorney's office for Grand Jury review.