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Old 05-02-2009, 10:05 AM
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Father shoots son while hunting...

My thoughts and prayers go out to this family, I cannot imagine what this father is going through for ending his own sons life.

However, I still cannot understand how a shooter can mistake a person for a turkey, a deer or any form of wildlife. (Period)

In every one of these cases it's evident the shooter didn't properly identify the target.
I'm sorry if my statement sounds insensitive but these accidental shootings need to end.
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Old 05-02-2009, 11:13 AM
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Wow I can't believe that stuff like that can happen but it does. My thoughts and prayers are with the family as well. You are right Bruce and I agree with you totally.
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Old 05-02-2009, 01:11 PM
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sad story indeed and i agree with you bruce ,people are so eager to shoot without properly identifying the target and beyond.no game animal was worth that price paid
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Old 05-02-2009, 05:40 PM
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sad on several levels.
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Old 05-02-2009, 07:51 PM
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Very very sad. I simply do not understand how these accidents happen. The father will relive that shot millions of times asking a simple question, why? I'm not sure I could stand the torment for the rest of my life.
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Old 05-03-2009, 11:34 AM
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I've never thought to shoot at anything without knowing what it was first.Very sad,we can only imagine.
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Old 05-17-2009, 01:52 PM
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Yes your right that is a sad situation.His dad wont never be able to get over it.Thats why we should always remember to think safe.No matter how eager we are to kill the Big One.. Best of hunting.
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Old 05-17-2009, 07:08 PM
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Thats a tough pill that you cant swallow.. I cant imagine..
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