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      Victim's wound in Harlingen shooting are self-inflicted

      Authorities are investigating the shooting incident that took place in a west Harlingen neighborhood Thursday.

      According to Harlingen police, the gunshot wound from the victim are self-inflicted.

      The victim told police that a group of men approached the 23-year-old outside his home on the 700 block of West Hanson Street.

      According to authorities, the victim originally said one of the men fired a handgun twice. One of the bullets hit the 23-year-old on his upper left shoulder and he was taken to Valley Baptist Medical Center. Harlingen police told Action 4 News that evidence shows the gunshot wound was self-inflicted.

      Action 4 News will keep you updated on this story.