POSTED: Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 11:14am
UPDATED: Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 12:15pm
HARLINGEN, TX (NEWS CENTER 23) — New details of a story we first told you about Thursday, October 17th.
Harlingen police were investigating an incident believed to be an aggravated assault in the 700 block of west Hanson street.
Police say, the alleged victim said he was confronted by several men in his yard and was shot in the shoulder.
Police now believe the gunshot was self inflicted.
Police say the victim confessed to shooting himself for "Street cred".