A 55-year-old woman, Christina Bond from Michigan, United States of America mistakenly shot herself while adjusting the handgun she hid in her bra holster.
Details of the tragic incident which happened in January 2014 was revealed by the police on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.
Bond shoot herself in the eye with her gun at her St. Joseph home on New Year’s Day. She died the next day after she was rushed to the hospital by helicopter when police responded to a call, but it was too late to save her.
“She was having trouble adjusting her bra holster, couldn’t get it to fit the way she wanted it to,” St. Joseph Public Safety Director Mark Clapp reported. “She was looking down at it and accidentally discharged the weapon.”
Bond, a mother of two sons, was a bookkeeper and officer administrator for the Southwest Michigan Community Action Agency, and had previously headed the Road to Life Church.
She also visited inmates at the Berrien County Jail where she shared the word of God with them.
Police are still carrying out their investigation while waiting for the full autopsy report.