Readers Choice: Creator Of FPS Russia, Firearms Manufacturer Found Shot Dead.

Posted on January 9, 2013


Georgia (The Gaslamp Post) Credit to Gaslamp Post reader Ted for lead on this story – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into what they are calling a homicide, in the death of a 32-year-old man.  The man, Keith Ratliff, is the creator behind the scenes of the famous “FPS Russia” YouTube channel, which features a young man with a Russian accent, shooting various firearms and blowing things up.

Ratliff’s body was found in his office at his place of employment, FPS International, dead from an apparent gun shot wound to the head.  FPS International manufactures firearms and is located in Franklin County.

According to MyFoxAtlanta, Ratliff leaves behind a wife and 2-year-old son.  Police are not commenting if his involvement with the YouTube channel had anything to do with his death.