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9-year-old with an Uzi learns a deadly lesson

An image from a video shows instructor Charles Vacca, left, teaching a 9-year-old girl how to shoot an Uzi submachine gun at a shooting range near White Hills, Ariz., on Monday. He was killed. The death has raised questions about allowing young children access to such weapons at firing ranges.

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An image from a video shows instructor Charles Vacca, left, teaching a 9-year-old girl how to shoot an Uzi submachine gun at a shooting range near White Hills, Ariz., on Monday. He was killed. The death has raised questions about allowing young children access to such weapons at firing ranges.

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