no avatar

Police charge man after gun discharges in apartment

NET News Service • May 11, 2013 at 11:00 PM

BRISTOL — A bullet traveled through several walls of an apartment complex on Volunteer Parkway without injuring anyone early Saturday morning.

Jarred B. Horton, 25, 1270 Volunteer Parkway, was loading his Springfield XD .45-caliber handgun while intoxicated when it accidentally discharged at about 4 a.m., according to Bristol police.

Police were dispatched to the scene on reports of shots fired and found Horton knocking on a neighbor’s door when they arrived.

Read more at the Johnson City Press.

Recommended for You

    Kingsport Times News Videos