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Sources To CBS2: Girl, 4, Dies Days After Accidentally Shooting Herself In Face In Yonkers

YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A 4-year-old girl has died, days after she accidentally shot herself in the face in Yonkers, police told CBS2.

The accidental shooting happened just after 11 p.m. 85 more words


Police: 'Mentally Impaired' Child Accidentally Kills Woman While Playing With Shotgun

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) – Police say a 12-year-old child was playing with shotgun at a Kalamazoo home when the weapon accidentally discharged, killing a 28-year-old family friend. 110 more words


Involuntary Hand Clenching Probably to Blame for Latest "Gun Just Went Off" Incident

There are far too many claims in news stories that a gun just went off. It is an extremely rare occurrence for a gun to just go off; it usually requires a dropped firearm hitting the ground or another object just right, but that’s a whole different article to write. 456 more words

Women And Guns

Investigation Continues Into Accidental Shooting Death Of 9-Year-Old Perris Boy

PERRIS (CBSLA.com) — Authorities Monday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a 9-year-old boy who was accidentally shot by his older brother. 162 more words


Sacramento Girl, 12, Accidentally Shot After Family Member Drops Gun

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A 12-year-old Sacramento girl is expected to recover after accidentally being shot in the leg inside her home Sunday.

The incident happened at at a home on Kyla Glen Court. 92 more words


Man accidentally fires gun while watching instructional video; Tooele couple treated at hospital

TOOELE COUNTY, Utah – A man and his wife were treated for injuries described as not being life-threatening after a gun discharged while the man was watching an instructional video on gun use. 124 more words


Unruly Passenger Fires Gun, Tries To Commandeer Megabus

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man fired a gun while in the restroom on a Megabus, and then tried to take control of the bus from the driver late Tuesday night, before another passenger tackled him and held him down until police arrived. 414 more words