Authorities say the incident happened around 5:20 p.m. at
When police arrived, they found one male victim with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to
Police say the suspect, Oscar Vasquez, was the roommate of the victim. The two were handling a gun they found earlier, and when Vasquez held the gun in a negligent way it caused the gun to off.
Vasquez has been charged with reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm in city limits.
He's currently being held at the
Police believe this was an isolated situation.