04. June 2013 · Comments Off on 19-year-old teen, attempting to “clear” his AK-47, shoots sister · Categories: Uncategorized · Tags: , , , ,

A young man in in Johnson County, Texas, removed two dummy bullets from his AK-47. Believing it was then fully unloaded, he pulled the trigger, shooting his sister in the stomach. She died in a Fort Worth hospital later that night. It was her thirteenth birthday. “He believed he was making the weapon safe by pulling the trigger to drop the bolt on an empty chamber,” Police Lieutenant Tim Jones said in a news release. “However, the chamber wasn’t empty and discharged.”

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