volume 12, issue 1, P21-24 2007
DOI: 10.17986/blm.2007121628
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Muhammet Mustafa Arslan, Ramazan Karanfil, Ramazan Akcan, Necmi Çekin

Abstract: Blank cartridge guns can be altered as harmful handguns with a simple modification in their barrel. As a result, these guns may inflict serious and potentially life threatening injuries. In this study, it is aimed to draw attention to risks of blank cartridge guns of which use becoming more common.The records of the Council of the Forensic Medicine Adana Group Administration were used. Five cases of deaths due to modified blank cartridge guns injuries during the period of January 2006 and November 2006 were a…

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