Hanford Teen Arrested for Manslaughter

January 10, 2009 1:04:31 AM PST
An eighteen year-old Hanford teen is dead and another teenager is under arrest in a shooting that appears to have been an accident.18-year old Nicholas Dockins was arrested and faces involuntary manslaughter charges for the shooting death of his friend, Jared Cordero.

Police say the two teens were loading and unloading a handgun at a home in North Hanford.

Somehow, the gun went off and a bullet struck Cordero in the head. He was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.

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