Police: Tennessee man handling pistol shoots, kills brother
ANTIOCH, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say an Antioch man was handling a gun when he shot and killed his brother.
The Tennessean reports Metro Nashville police say 26-year-old Eric Macias was shot Monday morning and later pronounced dead.
Police say Macias was killed by his 21-year-old brother, who had been handling the semi-automatic pistol. Police say the pistol fired and hit Macias in the chest.
It’s unclear what prompted the gun to fire.
No charges were immediately filed.
Information from: The Tennessean, http://www.tennessean.com