CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 19-year-old has died after he was accidentally shot in Clarksville Monday afternoon.
It happened in the 100 block of Stateline Road around 5:45 p.m.
Clarksville police reported first responders found Hakeem Canthy with a gunshot wound to his torso.
He was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he later died.
The initial investigation indicates a 24-year-old man was attempting to clean a Glock handgun when it discharged and hit Canthy, according to Clarksville police.
The investigation is ongoing.