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5-year-old shoots, kills baby brother

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  1. JDragon Lawn and Order!

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    In Northwest Missouri:

    http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article7564610.html


    Horrible, horrible story. I do not believe this boy will ever be happy in his life.

    IMO, anyone who allows minors access to their weapons should be fully accountable for their deeds. I.e. the one who allowed the weapon to be accessible in this case should be charged with homicide.
     
  2. oldshadow Steel Belt

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    Felony child endangerment

    http://criminal-law.freeadvice.com/criminal-law/violent_crimes/felony-child-endangerment.htm
     
  3. HELVETE Green Belt

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  4. the ambush Silver Belt

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    Poor child. He'll be tramautized for life.

    I send my condolences to the kid and his family.
     
  5. Donutdude Green Belt

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    That's truly tragic. I couldn't imagine how the family feels. And even though it does sound like an accident, the parents need to either get rid of their guns or learn how to keep them well away from their child.
     
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    Jeeeeeeeezus Christ.

    I can't even...
     
  7. Bargey Silver Belt

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    Murica
     
  8. Roca Banned Banned

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    Just another day...
     
  9. Muay o Muay Purple Belt

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    Statistically more likely to be killed by a toddler than a terrist in merica!
     
  10. cottagecheesefan Gold Belt

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    Born in blood...
     
  11. cottagecheesefan Gold Belt

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    Who gonna be more fucked up, this kid, whose memory is fully functioning. Or the baby, who's memory was much more developing who shot their mom in Walmart? I am going with the one who offed their mum.

    Also, weren't both in Missouri?
     
  12. Teen Wolf Baked

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    god works in mysterious ways.
     
  13. jackietreehorn8 fine

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    Walmart one was Idaho.
     
  14. weich Silver Belt

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    I think the five year old will be okay in the long run, although it depends on how the parents handle the situation now.
     
  15. Anung Un Rama Idol of Millions Platinum Member

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    Wow @ not being in Florida.
    I'm numb to the stupidity of mankind.
     
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    I have years of weapons training. I would never keep one in my house. People need to realize that you are far more likely to kill yourself, or your family with one, then an intruder, or foriegn army.
     
  17. oldshadow Steel Belt

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    And how many times will a weapon be used in self-defense without a shot being fired much killing the criminal?

    The figure is between 1.5 and 2.5 million times a year that a firearm is used in self-defense.

    The overwhelming majority of time the weapon is not fired or does not result in the death but only the wounding of the attacker.

    Also if you look at the number of weapons in homes and the number of accidents with weapons it will show the figure is low especially when looked at against other types of accidents.

    However as I stated in my first post the parent or parents should be and can be legally held accountable.
     
  18. TheFirstEMP Overdone and dry! Platinum Member

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    lol. This just reminded me of Bill Burr's standup

     
  19. 36thDisciple Worthless Blue Belt at Time of Death

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    Love Bill Burr, and that newest special of his is just gold. The helicopter part, oh man I was dyin.

    Sorry for off-topic.
     
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    Saw him live in Hamilton a couple months back, the helicopter and psychopath bits had people tearing up with laughter.
     

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