FBI Investigating Calif. Airsoft Shooting
The FBI is launching its own investigation into the shooting last week of Andy Lopez, the 13-year-old Santa Rosa boy killed by a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy who mistook the airsoft AK-47
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and airsoft guns sold in the state be painted bright colors or be made transparent to distinguish them from real weapons.Related Stories
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Calif. Deputy Kills Boy who Brandished Airsoft AK-47
County, Calif., sheriff's deputies shot and killed a 13-year-old boy who was carrying an Airsoft replica of an AK-47
Family Files Suit Over Calif. Airsoft Shooting
The family of a 13-year-old boy who was shot and killed by a Sonoma County, Calif., sheriff's deputy who mistook the teen's airsoft rifle for a real AK-47 has filed a legal claim against the
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year as the boy walked down the street carrying an airsoft BB gun that resembled an AK-47 rifle, District Attorney Jill Ravitch announced Monday.
Calling the Oct. 22 shooting and community
Airsoft Tragedy in Sonoma County
Southwest Santa Rosa, a 13-year-old boy walked down the street. He was carrying a friend’s airsoft gun.
At about 3:15 p.m., the boy was spotted by deputies of the Sonoma County Sheriff’s
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airsoft gun for a firearm, reports the Los Angeles Times.
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Schmaderer said according to witnesses, the suspect discharged a handgun that turned out to be an Airsoft pellet gun. He says witnesses reported hearing the gun and seeing the recoil.
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shot and killed by Sonoma County, Calif., Dep. Erick Gelhaus. Lopez’s death was hardly an isolated incident. Tragic encounters between officers and people carrying airsoft, toys, and