MOLINE ACRES, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A 33-year-old man is charged with manslaughter after investigators said he his gun went off and killed a man at a home in Moline Acres Saturday.
According to police, Hutson Grace Jr. went to Michael Dillingham's home on Gardner Drive Saturday with a gun, beer, and marijuana.
Grace Jr. then reportedly drank the beer and smoked weed while assembling his gun.
Once it was assembled he allegedly pointed it at Dillingham multiple times despite being repeatedly warned not to.
As he was putting a trigger lock on the gun, police said the gun discharged, hitting Dillingham in the head and killing him. Dillingham was 36.
Police said a witness saw the entire incident and Grace Jr. later admitted to what happened.
He was charged with first degree manslaughter and is being held on a $250,000 cash-only bond.