New smart gun technology uses fingerprint recognition to childproof firearms

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Written by Wesley Juhl.

Omer Kiyani
Omer Kiyani, founder of Identilock, holds the gun lock he created during the Shot Show at the Sands Expo on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. The biometric gunlock reads the shooter‘s finger prints. (Jeff Scheid/Las Vegas Review-Journal Follow @jlscheid)

Omer Kiyani was on a leadership path at a large Detroit automobile company but he was so bothered by stories about teen suicides using guns and accidental shooting deaths that he instead chose to focus on developing his own solution to address the problem. His take on smart gun technology — Identilock — was on display this week at the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show, or SHOT Show.

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