Just Googled an NBC or ABC link. The found the gun "lying near him." To those who say the officers didn't hear a gunshot. Yes, they did.
http://www.abc24.com/news/local/stor...aCsuCqwUg.cspx"He was handcuffed behind his back," says Sergeant Lyle Waterworth. He adds cops were a little more than a car length away when they "reported hearing a sound. They were not sure what the sound was."
That is until they found Carter bleeding, a gun lying near him. Officers say they searched him twice before the shooting, never finding a gun.