White was holding a semi-automatic handgun. According to reports, White took the magazine from the weapon and thought the gun was unloaded. However, there was still a round in the chamber and when White pulled the trigger the weapon fired.
The bullet hit Fields in the jaw. He was taken to the local hospital and then transferred to University Health Shreveport for treatment.
Bossier City police determined the shooting was accidental and warrants no criminal charges.