Arrested is Lemont Smith, 30, who is accused of negligently discharging a semi-automatic handgun.
We find it interesting that white people are frequently killed by 'stray bullets' from guns held in black hands. Seldom is the scenario reversed.
The killing occurred Friday, April 18, 2014 in Northwest Fresno, California.
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A man is dead after being shot in the head at a Northwest Fresno apartment on Friday, and the man accused of accidentally shooting him is under arrest.Continue reading ►
Coroner's officials have identified the victim as 65-year-old Gerald Perry.
The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. at an apartment on Ashlan near Valentine. Fresno police believe 30-year-old Lemont Smith negligently discharged a semi-automatic handgun. The bullet went through the sliding glass door of the apartment and hit Perry.
Officers say the victim was sitting on a couch visiting his granddaughter at the time. Perry was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center and died Saturday afternoon.
Smith was booked into jail for assault with a firearm and other gun-related charges.
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