Shooting in East Fultonham Deemed an Accident

by Courtney Wheaton on September 18, 2013 at 8:54 am

A shooting that occurred on 6895 Axline Avenue in East Fultonham was deemed an accident.

According to eyewitness, Jules Brassfield, his father Richard Brassfield was in his bedroom showing a family friend a 9 mm pistol when it fired. The man was shot in his groin area and Brassfield says that the bullet went straight through the man’s leg. After tying a towel around the victim’s wound , Brassfield attempted to drive him to the hospital before being stopped by officials. From there authorities took the victim to Good Samaritan hospital to be treated for minor injuries, Brassfield was sent home with deputies for questioning.