People who enhance the dangers of their driving with their firearms, excerpted from a list
at the ‘Albuquerque Journal’:
Jan. 3, 2019 - 1400 Mercantile NE: Officers responded to the Panda Express
after a man shot himself in the thigh while driving.
Jan. 26, 2019 - 1305 Edith NE: A woman decided to clean her gun in her vehicle
and it discharged, sending a bullet through her finger.
April 1, 2019 - 10000 Coors Bypass NW: A man fired a gun in his vehicle and accidentally shot his friend in the foot.
May 21, 2019 - 2510 Central: A man was trying to unload his gun in his car when
he shot himself in the leg. The man told police he was on his way to Kirtland Air Force Base.
May 25, 2019 - 10200 block of Del Mastro SW: A man shot himself in the leg as he
got into a vehicle.
June 12, 2019 - San Mateo and Interstate 40: Officers responded to the hospital after a woman was shot in the leg. The woman told police she was in a car with a man named Jacob - whom she had just met - when a gun went off. The woman got out of the vehicle and Jacob
said “(expletive), I’m sorry” before driving off. She told police she at first thought it was accidental but “is now unsure.”
Sept. 20, 2019 - 98th and Central: A man shot himself while in his car.
Oct. 25, 2019 - 3010 Juan Tabo NE: A man shot himself in the leg trying to unholster a gun in his vehicle in the Lowe’s home improvement parking lot.
Dec. 26, 2019 - 5151 Lang NE: A man shot himself in the foot in a vehicle in the parking lot of Cabela’s.