Top Five Dumbest Florida Criminals for January

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Ah, Florida. Whole new year, same ol' dumb criminals.

Sure, we have criminals, just like every other state.

But we have our own special kind of criminal. Namely, dumb ones.

And, because we're never in short supply of dumb criminals, we present to you our latest series of the dumbest Florida criminals of the month.

January was a special kind of dumb for Florida criminals.

So sit back, relax, and enjoy the stupid!

See also: Florida's 12 Dumbest Criminals of 2013


5. The Guys Who Shot Themselves While Cleaning Their Guns

While these two guys didn't technically commit a crime, they still make the cut and should have been arrested for extreme deepness.

Cody Morgan , 26, and Jeffry Hertz Jr., 25, were hanging out at Park Central Apartments in Orlando.

Morgan brought over his .38-caliber Taurus. Hertz brought out his gun-cleaning kit.

Morgan cleaned his gun, while Hertz sat across from him on the couch.

When Morgan finished cleaning his pistol, he handed things over to Hertz, who began to clean his 9mm Ruger pistol.

While that was going down, Morgan began loading his gun with five rounds, a police report said.

That's when Morgan's gun accidentally went off. The bullet went through Morgan's left hand and hit Hertz in the upper right arm.

Hertz Jr. stood up, grabbed his bloody arm, and told Morgan, "We need to go to the hospital," which is actually pretty impressive seeing how most of us in this same situation would react by saying, "AHHH!!! GAHHHHH! OH MY GOD!! AHHHHHHH!!!!!"

The two men took themselves to the hospital, and now both have the worst "I once got shot" story to tell for the rest of their lives.

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