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Gun Debate Grows After 9-Year-Old Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Concerns about children using guns are mounting after the accidental shooting death of an instructor by a child.

Tracey Leong has more on the growing debate. 342 more words


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A 9-year-old girl at a shooting range outside Las Vegas accidentally killed an instructor on Monday morning when she lost control of the Uzi he was showing her how to use.

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That Arizona Uzi shooting by a 9-year-old girl is one of several hundred accidental shootings that will happen this year

By now you’ve probably heard about the nine-year-old girl who accidentally shot a gun instructor at a shooting range in Arizona. For those who haven’t, the girl lost control over the Uzi submachine gun she was handling after the instructor switched the gun from semi-automatic—which fires a single bullet at a time—to automatic, which sets off a cascade of bullets such as you might see in, say,  296 more words

Child Firing Uzi At Shooting Range Accidentally Kills Instructor

By Steve Almasy and AnneClaire Stapleton

(CNN) — A 9-year-old girl learning to fire a submachine gun accidentally killed her instructor at a shooting range when the weapon recoiled over her shoulder, according to Arizona authorities. 1,127 more words