The individual didn’t treat the gun as if it is always loaded, which is one of the four rules of gun safety. This person shouldn’t be allowed to have a gun until he can demonstrate a high degree of safety in handling firearms.
Under Minnesota law, minors can’t possess a firearm without adult supervision (with a few exceptions). The parents of this minor should never let him have a pistol again until he is much older and can show himself to be responsible and safe. All four rules of gun safety are violated in this video.
Here’s a good gun safety video for those with children and teens.
This guy really doesn’t shoot himself. His death at the end of this video is not real – it is fake. But still, the video illustrates how not to handle a firearm. All four rules of gun safety are violated in this video.
DO NOT WATCH THE END OF THE VIDEO IF YOU DON’T WANT TO SEE A HEAD BLOWN OFF.