In light of Wednesday’s tragedy, a local gun store is offering tips on gun safety.
For ultimate security, it is recommended that keeping it padlocked in a box is the best idea.
Also keeping a gun loaded is just as dangers as giving a child keys to a car.
Steven Fishman, President of Sidney’s Department Store, “If a five-year-old can get in a car and pretend to be driving it and somehow get it out of gear he now has a three-thousand pound blunt instrument. You have to be cautious about this. You have to parent your children and you need to be safe.”
Under the youth handgun safety act, anyone under the age of 18 is prohibited from possessing a handgun