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Lord of Iron on duty: Father Accidentally Shoots His Son Dead While Cleaning His Gun (Photos)

A Florida man has fatally shot his son while cleaning a gun, according to the
Sarasota Herald-Tribune . The man's 22-year-old Joshua Alan Jordan died Saturday.

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office says Joshua's father, John Jordan, was cleaning his .45-caliber handgun at a Port Charlotte home after returning from a local gun range in Punta Gorda. The firearm discharged and struck Jordan.

Family members performed CPR until emergency responders arrived. Jordan was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Detectives say the shooting was an accident.

Joshua died after the incident
John describes himself as a husband, father, teacher, musician, technician and biker on his Facebook page.

His love of shooting and guns is also clear for all to see with numerous videos depicting him at shooting practice at a nearby gun range. No charges were immediately filed against him as a result of the death.

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