Category: Gun Safety

America’s Other Gun Problem: Defective Firearms

Jarred Brown, 28, had just picked up his Taurus PT-145 Millennium Pro pistol and headed out with his friend to do some target shooting. According to his friend, the pistol was in Jarred’s hip holster when it discharged on the family’s back porch.

 

The pistol sent a.45-caliber slug through Jarred’s femoral artery, and his father came out onto the porch to find his son bleeding out. Jarred’s father [..]