Dan Brown
Gun location following suicide
Thu Jul 15, 2021 12:22

According to one study, involving near to 600 hundred suicides, the gun remained in the hand about 25% of the time. The chances of the gun remaining in the hand increased if the individual was sitting.

I think the jury is still out on Ringo's premature demise...


  • Lee Silva article on Ringo’s ColtRobert Buckley, Thu Jul 15 2021 9:21
    • Gun location following suicide — Dan Brown, Thu Jul 15 2021 12:22
      • Re: Gun location following suicideBen Harleman, Thu Jul 15 2021 18:56
        Good article, however, it leaves open the specific issue that Lee addressed, being that a 7½" barrel .45 would be unlikely to fall in his lap. If someone was using, say, a shorter barreled Glock or similar,... more
        • Unless Silva is wrongDan Brown, Thu Jul 15 2021 19:27
          I suspect there might be a little room for doubt concerning Silva's theory. Ringo's death has been debated since his death. That probably won't stop for a while.