Arizona teen injures himself while making a homemade gun from Internet tutorials
Internet has many tutorials including one on how to make homemade guns. Taking this tutorials seriously can cause bodily harm and even fatality. This happen to a 13 year old Arizona teenager. The teen was injured after shooting himself with a “crude homemade shotgun,” officials in Arizona said.
The 13-year-old was attempting to fire the weapon when he was struck by part of it in the ribcage, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office.
13 year old air lifted from Tonopah after shooting himself with Internet inspired home made gun. MCSO on scene! pic.twitter.com/i2zM0N2IMo
— @SgtJEnriquez (@SgtJEnriquez) October 26, 2015
Authorities found the boy after receiving a call that a juvenile had been shot just after 4 p.m. local time (7 p.m. ET) in Buckeye, Arizona.
The injured teen was airlifted to a local children’s hospital for surgery. His condition was unknown early Monday.