Oh No! Accidental Shooting!

Oh No! Accidental Shooting!

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    Oh No! Accidental Shooting!

    Training, training, training!!! Learn how to use that firearm, bro! I just hope alcoholic beverages weren't involved, yet, this is my homestate of West Virginia! Did the reporter use "where they believed" twice for emphasis?


    Man in custody after accidentally shooting cousin
    February 03, 2010 @ 10:00 PM

    The Herald-Dispatch

    GALLIPOLIS FERRY, W.Va. — Jack Pickens Jr. from Gallipolis Ferry was charged with felony wanton endangerment after allegedly shooting his cousin by accident on Wednesday. Mason County Sheriff’s Office arrested the 40-year-old following an emergency call for an accidental shooting. The victim was Joshua Sprouse, 29, of Mineral Wells, W.Va. The victim was transported to St. Mary’s Medical Center. The sheriff’s office said the incident occurred while both Wells and Pickens were outside the residence where they believed where they believed someone was messing around the property. Pickens was transported to the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville on Wednesday. Bond was set at $50,000.
    Man in custody after accidentally shooting cousin - The Herald Dispatch
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    basic tactics... challange and reply is a free and effective means of identifying your buddy without seeing him.
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    Jack: You go around the left side of the house, I'll go around the right side. End of plan.
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    I think they were snipe hunting,and came up with the other story so they wouldn't look stupid
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    Quote Originally Posted by dukalmighty View Post
    I think they were snipe hunting,and came up with the other story so they wouldn't look stupid
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    Quote Originally Posted by dukalmighty View Post
    I think they were snipe hunting,and came up with the other story so they wouldn't look stupid
    LOL NOT RIGHT ^^^^^^
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stevew View Post
    Jack: You go around the left side of the house, I'll go around the right side. End of plan.
    My thoughts exactly. Heck could have been a plan to get away with murder.
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    I had a second thought about this. It could have been a......

    "Hold my beer and watch this!" moment.

    The make believe prowler story covers up the stupidity.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stevew View Post
    Jack: You go around the left side of the house, I'll go around the right side. End of plan.
    I think is one of the funniest posts I've read on DC. Well done, Stevew.

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