Woman accidentally kills self while adjusting gun she hid in her bra

Christina Bond killed herself while she was adjusting a revolver she hid in her bra holster.

A woman in Michigan, United States of America mistakenly shot herself while adjusting the .22-caliber revolver in her bra holster.

The fatal incident which happened last month was revealed by the police on Wednesday, February 18.

55-year-old Christina Bond was struck in an eye in her St. Joseph home on New Year's Day. She died the next day in a Kalamazoo hospital, where she had been airlifted.

"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 told the Kalamazoo Gazette. "She was looking down at it and accidentally discharged the weapon."

No other details were released. Police are awaiting the full autopsy report.

Bond, a mother of two sons, was a bookkeeper and officer administrator for the Southwest Michigan Community Action Agency, and had previously had run the office for the Road to Life Church.

She also ministered to inmates at the Berrien County Jail.


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