Tyrone Turner

Photographer / Visual Storytelling
   
on WAMU88.5: Shattered: Life After Surviving Intimate Partner Gun Violence
Location: Arlington, VA
Nationality: American
Biography: Welcome, My name is Tyrone Turner and I am a photographer. My family and I live in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.,  but I am a native son of Louisiana. Born and raised in New Orleans, I return as often as possible to explore the magical ebb... read on
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on WAMU88.5: Shattered: Life After Surviving Intimate Partner Gun Violence
tyrone turner
Oct 9, 2019
An estimated 900,000 American women alive today have been shot or shot at by an intimate partner. Survivors share their experiences as part of the Shattered project from @wamu885 and @gunsreporting.

WARNING: This story contains graphic descriptions of domestic violence that some readers might find disturbing.
     Shattered: Life After Surviving Intimate Partner Gun Violence | WAMU
          Timira Hopkins was shot five times, including in the face, chest, and back, but she lived. Her survival makes her one of an estimated 900,000 women alive today who have been shot or shot at by an intimate partner.
      
 
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