Authorities have released the name of a man who was accidentally killed while target shooting at a residence near Ravenna.
The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office identified him as 47-year-old Armando Tinajero, of Ravenna.
Tinajero was shot Friday evening while participating in target shooting activities. The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office responded to the call at a rural Ravenna residence around 7:20pm Friday.
Officials say preliminary investigation indicates that Tinajero sustained a single accidental gunshot wound. The Buffalo County Attorney's Office pronounced Tinajero dead at the scene.
Officials say Tinajero had been target practicing with a small caliber handgun in the backyard of a rural Ravenna residence.
Officials say foul play is not suspected. The County Attorney's Office has ordered an autopsy, and the investigation continues.