Posted April 20, 2015 4:18 pm by Comments

By Bob Owens

A man by the name of Stephen Floyd purchased a newWinchester SXP shotgun, only to discover an incredibly dangerous slamfire when he chambers a cartridge, even with the safety on and his hands nowhere near the trigger.

To their credit, Winchester has quickly issued a recall for the affected firearms:

“Winchester Repeating Arms has discovered that a limited number of SXP (3½-inch chamber) shotguns (also called the Super X Pump) may, under certain circumstances, unintentionally discharge while closing the action. Failure to return any affected shotguns for inspection and/or repair …read more

Via:: Bearing Arms

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