Man Accidentally Shoots and Kills Girlfriend's Daughter While Practicing Unholstering Gun, Police Say

Man Accidentally Shoots and Kills Girlfriend's Daughter While Practicing Unholstering Gun, Police Say

April 16, 2013 Updated Apr 16, 2013 at 2:27 PM EDT

A tragic story from Oregon last weekend.

According to a report from The Oregonian, police said a 9-year-old girl was accidentally shot and killed by her mother's boyfriend Sunday while he was practicing holstering and unholstering a gun as he prepared to start a new job as an armed security guard.

The man was in the house and the girl was in the home's backyard at the time of the shooting, according to The Oregonian report.

Read The Oregonian report HERE.




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