TX: Grandfather's horror after he accidentally shoots his 3-year-old granddaughter while hunting stray cats
September 8, 2012
By Nina Golgowski, DailyMail.co.uk
Gary Van Ness's shotgun blast hit the little girl's left knee
while she was standing in the woods with her father Brianna is since
walking and eager to enforce her grandfather's well-deserved
Standing outside his home in West Columbia, Texas,
Gary Van Ness was aiming his shotgun at a stray cat when he fired a
single shot that ran into the woods. Unknown to him until just
seconds after, was that his granddaughter Brianna and her father
were standing directly in his bullet's path.
passed around Brianna's left knee, requiring surgery and several
stitches. No charges against Mr. Van Ness are expected with
the incident considered an accident.
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