San Marcos man charged for accidentally shooting neighbor through shared wall
A San Marcos man was arrested Thursday evening after he accidentally shot his neighbor through their shared wall.
According to the San Marcos Police Department, 21-year-old Trevor Scott Deckert is charged with deadly conduct.
It happened at an apartment complex in the 1600 block of Mill Street, just northeast of the I-35 and Uhland Road intersection.
Police say Deckert's neighbor was hit in the forearm by a single bullet. He was transported to South Austin Medical Center by EMS. His current condition was not released.
Deckert admitted to responding officers to accidentally discharging his pistol, police say.