Police: Man accidentally shoots self in head - WNEM TV 5

Police: Man accidentally shoots self in head

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BAY CITY, MI (WNEM) -

Police are investigating an incident where a man accidentally shot himself in the head.

The incident happened on the 700 block of S. Farragut Street in Bay City shortly after 1 a.m. on April 10.

The 18-year-old Bay City man accidentally shot himself in the face with a small-caliber handgun, according to Michael Cecchini, public safety director for the Bay City Department of Public Safety.

The man was in critical condition after the incident, Cecchini said.

Police do not believe the incident was a suicide attempt. They believe alcohol was a factor in the accident.

His name has not been released.

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