His Only Living Boy

Roger Stringer, a father and gun owner in Mississippi, testifies against his older son, Zac, in the shooting that kills his younger son, Justin. Zac goes to prison, but eventually Roger learns that the rifle in the incident — a Remington Model 700 — is at fault.

Source: The Trace
Published: Dec 12, 2018
Length: 33 minutes (8,260 words)

What Happened to the Boy Who Accidentally Shot His Sister Dead

In 1989, a ten-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his younger sister. It took a second for the gun to go off, and a lifetime for him to forgive himself.

Source: The Trace
Published: Oct 19, 2015
Length: 12 minutes (3,002 words)