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San Antonio man charged with manslaughter in shooting death of teen in Fayette Co.

Eduardo Hernandez is charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a 17-year-old in Fayette County on Monday. (Photo courtesy: Fayette County Sheriff's Office)

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office says a 22-year-old man is charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a 17-year-old male in the Waldeck area of the county.

A 911 call was received around 8:30 p.m. on Monday reporting that the teen had accidentally been shot and was not breathing.

Fayette County Unit Medic 1 and sheriff's deputies responded to the scene where, upon investigation, the Texas Rangers were called in to assist.

Investigators determined criminal charges existed, and arrested 22-year-old Eduardo Hernandez, charging him with manslaughter.

Hernandez is being held on a $100,000 bond.

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