Say What Now? 43-Year-Old Man Accidentally Shoots Himself While Taking a Selfie...with a Gun


What happens when you combine poor gun control with a slight selfie obsession?

You might end up dead.

A 43-year-old died Sunday after accidentally shooting himself in the face with what he thought was an unloaded gun.

via SVH:

The man and his girlfriend were at a residence in the 46000 block of Baker Loop Road taking photos of themselves with the gun when the incident occurred, Skagit County Sheriff’s Office Chief of Patrol Chad Clark said.

The girlfriend reported that the pair had done this several times during the day, with the man apparently removing the bullets and then reloading the gun multiple times.

After the last time, however, a bullet apparently remained in the gun, Clark said.

The death is being investigated as accidental, Clark said.

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