Camiella Williams bought her first gun in sixth grade. She mourned her first dead friend in high school. Now, she is fighting to save other Chicago kids, however long the odds.
Internal memos obtained by the Guardian reveal Vester Flanagan, also known as Bryce Williams, had repeated confrontations at WDBJ17 in which his behavior made colleagues feel "extremely uncomfortable."
Authorities say the boy found the gun in his mother’s purse, and the local prosecutor reportedly plans to take the case to a grand jury.
Though Texas is known for being gun-friendly, firearm owners can be held criminally liable if a minor obtains a gun that was stored negligently.
According to reports, the boy was rummaging in his mother's purse when he fumbled over a 9mm handgun. The gun discharged a shot into his father's ass, and the bullet ricocheted into the shoulder of his mother, who is eight months pregnant.
In a new video, NRA News commentator Billy Johnson also suggests gun-required zones and subsidies for ammunition and firing ranges.