ROSWELL N.M. (KRQE)– A man is dead after a hunting trip went wrong west of Roswell.
Police say 20-year-old Manuel Agguire and two other men were rabbit catching Wednesday night when it happened.
Witnesses tell police Agguire walked into the path of a 22 bullet just as it was being fired.
Agguire was shot in the back near the shoulder blade.
He later died at the hospital.
Police believe the shooting was an accident but are continuing to investigate.