At least 28,000 children and teens were killed by guns over an 11-year-period | GUN WARS: A News21 Investigation

For every U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan during 11 years of war, at least 13 children were shot and killed in America.

More than 450 kids didn’t make it to kindergarten.

Another 2,700 or more were killed by a firearm before they could sit behind the wheel of a car.

Every day, on average, seven children were shot dead.

A News21 investigation of child and youth deaths in America between 2002 and 2012 found that at least 28,000 children and teens 19-years-old and younger were killed with guns.

via At least 28,000 children and teens were killed by guns over an 11-year-period | GUN WARS: A News21 Investigation

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