March 7, 2014 5:11 pm -

When you bring your clothes to thrift store because you are such a good citizen that you want to help the poor, make sure your loaded gun doesn’t go along with them.

When the colleague shook a sock, a gun tumbled out and discharged, striking the 54-year-old in the chest.

The fatally wounded store employee was rushed to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where she was pronounced dead an hour later.

D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.