23-year-old accidentally shoots and kills himself in Detroit

Posted at 6:01 PM, Apr 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-09 10:09:40-04

A 23-year-old man has died after accidentally shooting himself in the head.

It happened Sunday afternoon at a home north of Mack and East of Van Dyke on Detroit's east side.

According to police, the man was playing with a shotgun upstairs in his bedroom when it discharged.

Children were inside the home, but they were not hurt.