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An irregularly weighted hollow-tipped bullet that tumbles on entry into the body, causing massive tissue destruction, by adding a rotational component to its trajectory
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The minor, who is currently being shackled to his hospital bed by the Israeli police, might need to undergo a leg amputation surgery due to a severe laceration to his right leg, where he received the dum-dum bullet, which is designed to expand on impact to produce a larger diameter wound.
In a cloakroom they found a quantity of expanding ammunition with hollow points, commonly called dum-dum bullets which explode on impact.
His collection included two pistols, parts for an assault rifle and dum-dum bullets.
McIntosh told police he bought the dum-dum bullets by mail order from America.
DUM-DUM bullets were invented by the British Army in India in the 1890s, and named after the district of Calcutta where they were made.
Raid police found a Mach II sub-machine pistol, more than 750 bullets and 500 dum-dum rounds.
He claimed soldiers ignored a ceasefire order and continued to spray innocents with illegal dum-dum bullets.