TX: Police Believe Denton Teen's Shooting Was Accidental
September 3, 2013
High School student Nathan Maki's body was found in a pickup
truck that was parked in a field in Bowie on Saturday, where he and
17-year-old Michael Underwood were camping out for the night before
going dove hunting the next morning, Cunningham said.
some point, a rifle held by Underwood discharged and a bullet struck
Maki in the head, Cunningham said.
Underwood was arrested at
the scene for consumption of alcohol by a minor. He posted bond
and was released.
Officials said whether Underwood faces any
charges, which may include deadly conduct or criminal neglect, will
be left up to the grand jury.
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