Thursday, December 31, 2015

Three boys shot because of toy guns: Tamir Rice, Andy Lopez, Nicholas King - #DemilitarizeThePolice

Age: 12
Shots fired: 2
Hit: 1
Replica gun: Airsoft without orange tab that resembled a Colt 1911 pistol
Andy Lopez
Age: 13
Shots fired: 8
Hit: 7
Replica gun: Airsoft without orange tab that resembled an AK-47 rifle
Age: 14
Shots fired: 1
Hit: 1
Replica gun: Airsoft painted black that resembled a Smith and Wesson semi-automatic pistol
(Note for anyone who thinks King was treated differently because he survived: the police are trained to shoot to kill when they shoot.)

Video of the shooting of Rice:



Video of the shooting of King, who is just off camera at the beginning, then is shot, drops gun and runs, and collapses off camera.



Related: Shootings involving replica firearms | www.daytondailynews.com