Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Guns Don't Kill People: Houston Man Dead From 'Accidental Shooting' in Gun Range Parking Lot

Posted By on Wed, Dec 13, 2017 at 3:37 PM

On Tuesday, a man was killed in an "accident shooting" while walking through the parking lot of Hot Wells Shooting Range in Houston, 
click to enlarge Joshua Luke Cummings - FACEBOOK
  • Facebook
  • Joshua Luke Cummings
once again proving that guns are not safe regardless of where you are or who is holding it.

According to KPRC, a Hot Wells employee was cleaning a hunting rifle when it fatally shot 36-year-old Joshua Luke Cummings. The bullet went through the shooting range wall and struck Cummings just after he pulled into the parking lot. Employees who witnessed the shooting say Cummings was hit in the head and immediately rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The Harris County Sheriff's Department is currently investigating whether the shooting occurred due to gun malfunction or human error. According to Senior Deputy Thomas Gilliland, HCSD has confiscated the hunting rifle for examination.

Tags: , , , , , , ,



Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.