Dad Who Accidentally Shot And Killed His Son Makes Heartbreaking Statement


A father who accidentally shot and killed his son has said, "The gun didn't kill my boy. I did."

Stephen Brumby, 14, died on Sunday at a shooting range in Sarasota, Florida.

Police are investigating the death but so far no charges have been brought against Clayton Brumby, 64, who was fishing a hot casing out of his shirt when he pulled the trigger.

The bullet hit the ceiling and struck his son.

In a heart-wrenching move, Clayton spoke about the incident to raise gun safety awareness. He told CNN,

The family paid tribute to Stephen, describing him as "a meteor that couldn't be contained."

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help raise money for funeral costs. It's already smashed the goal of $10,000 and is currently at $17,000.