Posted August 27, 2014 by BlueMagic in News

9 Year Old Girl Accidentally Kills Instructor with Uzi (Details) [Photo]

A 9 year old girl who was being taught how to shoot an Uzi by her instructor lost control and accidentally kills him. It happened on Monday morning as the girl and her parents stopped by Bullets and Burgers, tourist spot in Arizona. ABC news reported that the parents was present and gave consent for her to the lesson.

According to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, the instructor –- identified as Charles Vacca, 39 –- was standing next to the girl, teaching her how to use the Uzi. The girl’s parents, who are from New Jersey, stood nearby, capturing video of the experience.

Sam Scarmardo, a former Lake Havasu City Council member who operates the shooting range, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the girl’s parents signed waivers saying they understood the rules of the range and were standing nearby, video-recording their daughter, when the accident happened.

You can read the full story here.

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