By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Washington
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2018 11:49 PM IST
Richard Remme of Fort Dodge was encouraging his dog Balew, a cross between a pit bull and a labrador, to jump on his lap as he lay on his sofa when the dog apparently flicked the safety catch off the 9mm pistol he was carrying in his belt.
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