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Des Moines police say 22-year-old man died after accidentally shooting himself in the face

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DES MOINES, Iowa — A 22-year-old man is dead after police say he accidentally shot himself in the face inside a Des Moines apartment.

KCCI reports (http://bit.ly/1HmkJRj ) the incident happened shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday.

According to police reports, investigators believe Fabiano Aguiniga accidentally shot himself with a shotgun while five other people were in the apartment.

Witnesses reported seeing Aguiniga handling a shotgun just before the fatal shot. Witnesses also told police everyone at the apartment had been drinking alcohol Saturday.


Information from: KCCI-TV, http://www.kcci.com

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