Austin Fair, the suspect wanted in Josiah Cantu's shooting, turns himself in

18-year-old Josiah Cantu died from a gunshot wound in March of 2016. His friend, Austin Fair, drove him to the hospital where he died a few days later.

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - 18-year-old Josiah Cantu died from a gunshot wound in March of 2016.

His Friend, Austin Fair, drove him to the hospital where he died a few days later.

Fair told police that Cantu accidentally shot himself while handling a gun.

In May, over a year after Cantu's death, new evidence was presented to a Grand Jury that led them to indict Fair on a manslaughter charge and a warrant was put out for his arrest.

Fair turned himself into the Nueces County Courthouse on Tuesday.

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