Christina Bond a 55 year old woman has died after adjusting a handgun in her bra holster after the gun accidentally went off, shooting herself in the eye.
The incident said to have happened on New Year’s day at the woman’s St. Joseph, Michigan home was rushed to a nearby hospital before being airlifted to Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo, where she died the next day.
Offered St. Joseph Public Safety Director Mark Clapp via the Kalamazoo Gazette: ‘She was having trouble adjusting her bra holster, couldn’t get it to fit the way she wanted it to,’
‘She was looking down at it and accidentally discharged the weapon.’
According to the woman’s obituary, published in the Herald-Palladium, Bond spent two years in the U.S. Navy after high school. She was an administrator at Road to Life Church for 15 years and often ministered at the Berrien County Jail.
Of interest, Christina Bond had recently been elected as precinct Republican delegate for St. Joseph Charter Township precinct 1.
Adding further intrigue, Bond’s Facebook page is filled with Bible verses, and information about organizing for the Republican Party. Several recent posts complained about Common Core education standards, along with President Barack Obama. Other posts depicted black protesters in Ferguson as dangerous rioters.
Wrote our collective hero after being elected precinct delegate last August: ‘What I learned is that we need more people involved in taking our country back and it starts at home with everyday people who care, and I believe we all care. So let’s do it!!’
Aren’t you glad you got to vote for Christina Bond…and the right to bear arms?
Images via facebook