Keith Ratliff, YouTube’s most famous gun lover, found dead

Keith Ratliff

Keith Ratliff, whose gun enthusiast YouTube channel FPSRussia is among the most popular on the video site, was found dead on January 3rd — killed by a single shot to the head. Ratliff’s body was discovered in the office where he stored many of the handguns and high-powered rifles that helped his videos starring friend Kyle Myers climb the YouTube charts. The clips on FPSRussia, which feature Myers enthusiastically discussing a gun before showcasing its firepower in dramatic fashion (often involving explosions), have been viewed millions of times.

Authorities say there were no signs of a struggle at the homicide scene, which has led his family to believe Ratliff may have been slain by an individual he knew. “For him not to pull out…

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