_Family Of Uzi Instructor Who Was Killed By A 9 Year Old Finally Speaks Out

The family of Charles Vacca, the gun instructor who was accidentally killed by a 9 Year old during a session where he was teaching her how to fire an Uzi at an Arizona shooting range finally speaks out. Read more on the story after the jump!


The death of Charles Vacca, 39, was devastating to his ex wife and his children. They do not want the 9 year old’s accident to torment her for the rest of her life. His daughter, Ashley who is 19, spoke with the TODAY show. She said, “We know it was a tragic accident and that it’s something that we’re all going to have to live with. We really do want the prayers to be going out to the family of the little girl. Our thoughts and our prayers are with them. We don’t want their life to revolve around this.” Ashley is planning to write the little girl and her family to tell them that it was a “tragic accident.” Charles Vacca’s ex wife Anamarie stated, “My heart goes out to the little girl and I feel sorry for her and for her family.”

So sad!