Name of Man Shot at Midland Apartment Complex Released

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - We now know the name of the man shot on Friday at the Palms Apartments in Midland.

Police say 19-year-old Gavin Morrison from Odessa had been playing with an unloaded revolver.

For some reason he loaded the gun and somehow shot himself in the head.

It happened at the Palms Apartments on briarwood, just after 2:00p.m.

Right now, investigators are waiting on autopsy results, but they're still treating this as an accidental shooting.