UPDATE – Missoula Accidental Shooting Victim Identified
UPDATE - Friday, August 19 12:00 noon
Missoula County Sheriff and Coroner, TJ McDermott, has released the name of the man killed yesterday evening on Kensington St. as 20-year-old Blake Hettick.
Hettick died from an accidental gunshot wound to the abdomen shortly before 6:30 p.m.
The Missoula Police Department is now investigating the details surrounding the incident.
KGVO News received word from the Missoula County Sheriff's Office that a 20 year-old man was killed from an accidental gunshot wound.
Spokesperson Brenda Bassett said the incident occurred at a residence on Kensington Street at about 6:30 on Thursday evening.
The Missoula County Coroner is currently investigating the incident. No names have been released.