Central Texas man shoots, kills himself while playing with gun

(Belton Police Dept. photo/file)
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BELTON, Texas (KWTX) A Central Texas man died Sunday night after he accidentally shot himself while playing with a gun.

City of Belton spokesman Paul Romer confirmed officers were sent at around 7 p.m. Sunday to the Turtle Creek Apartments on Rabern Court in response to the incident.

They found the Antonio Caprese, 25, with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, he said.

Romer said the Caprese was playing with the gun with friends when it went off.

Further details weren’t immediately available Monday.