Caldwell Co. man killed after reported accidental shooting in apartment

Caldwell Co. man killed after reported accidental shooting in apartment

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A Caldwll County man was killed when he accidentally shot himself inside an apartment Wednesday, according to a report from the Granite Falls Police Department.

The accidental shooting happened around 9 p.m. at the Granite Village Apartments on Fall Avenue, near Old Millpond in Granite Falls. The report states a woman in the apartment called 911 after 29-year-old Cal Culver Bills shot himself accidentally.

Caldwell County Emergency Services pronounced Bills dead at the scene.

There is no word on how the accidental shooting may have happened, but Granite Falls Police and the NCSBI are investigating the incident.

No further information has been released.

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