In fatal Uzi shots, girl complained of recoil

Posted: September 3, 2014 at 5:04 a.m.
Updated: September 3, 2014 at 5:04 a.m.

This Aug. 27, 2014 file photo shows painted signs outside of the Last Stop outdoor shooting range, in White Hills, Ariz. Instructor Charles Vacca was accidentally killed Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at the range by a 9-year-old with an Uzi submachine gun. According to police reports released Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, the girl who accidentally killed the shooting range instructor had said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much for her and had hurt her shoulder.

A 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an instructor with an Uzi at an Arizona shooting range said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much for her and had hurt her shoulder, according to police reports released Tuesday.

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