GEORGETOWN, Nov 10 – A 52-year-old bank security guard was accidentally shot himself dead due to he never realised there have a bullet was stuck inside the gun’s chamber during unload the gun.
State deputy CID chief Asst Comm P.R. Gunarajan said M. Pusbanathan, from Kulim, Kedah, was removing the last round of ammunition from the chamber of the gun at the firm at 8.45pm. He accidentally triggered the pump gun he was holding without knowing a bullet was stuck inside the gun’s chamber and shot himself in the right chest in his security office in Bukit Jambul. ACP Gunarajan said the deceased died on the spot. “He had been working in Penang for five years,” ACP Gunarajan told reporters.