Colorado Man Shoots Himself in Foot — Just to Know How it Feels
An interesting accident happened in Colorado Springs. A man decided to shoot himself. But unlike what most people would think, he didn’t commit suicide, he just shoot himself in foot. But why?
Adam Hirtle, thirty years old, ended up in St. Francis Hospital on a Wednesday night due to an injury from a gun. But there is no need to worry, the injury is not life threatening. The hospital of course contacted the police and informed them of an accident involving a gun.
When the police questioned Adam Hirtle he corrected them by saying that it was no accident, he shot himself on purpose. This happened on a Wednesday night, inside Adam Hirtle’s garage. Apparently Adam Hirtle used a .22 caliber, semi-automatic handgun to do this to himself. He first took of his boot and shoot it. Then he put it back on and fired another bullet this time into his foot.
Adam Hirtle is now facing charges because of his behavior. They include prohibited use of weapons and reckless endangerment. He is also charged with child abuse.
When he was asked why he had done such a thing he replied that he had just been curious to see how it would feel like to shoot himself in foot, that was all. Well now he knows how it feels.