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Australia

29 January 2009

Sydney Morning Herald

The father of a boy who allegedly shot dead his friend during a sleepover had forgotten that he stored the loaded weapon in his wardrobe, a court has heard. Fourteen-year-old Josef Cruickshank died from a single gunshot wound to the face on December 6, while staying at his friend's house on a rural property in Orangeville in Sydney's south-west. His friend, also 14, has been charged with murder. The boy's father appeared in Camden Local Court yesterday and pleaded... (GunPolicy.org)

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