Teen Accidentally Shoots, Kills Self While Taking Selfie With Gun

Police say the man in Houston was taking a selfie with the gun pointed to his neck when the weapon discharged.

A 19-year-old Houston, Texas man is dead, after accidentally shooting himself while posing for photos with a gun Tuesday. Police say he and  others were posting photos to social media when the 19-year-old accidentally shot himself.

According to KPRC-TV in Houston, Deleon Alonso Smith was shot in the throat.  Family members say the father of two young children was starting college Wednesday.

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