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Posted on 12/21/2011 9:25:34 AM PST by Sasparilla
A burglar in Weatherford, Texas picked the wrong house to burglarize this week. It was the home of a retired Texas state trooper. The intended victim woke up Tuesday as Kristoffer Lynn Knight was inside the home. The homeowner tried to hold the home invader at gunpoint, and there was a struggle after he told the crook to get on the ground. Knight was shot in the left side. Hes now in County jail and is facing felony burglary charges.
In Jacksonville, Florida:
67 year old Betty Magnusson heard a loud noise in her living room Sunday evening. She picked up her gun and went to investigate. There was a man wearing a hoodie standing by her Christmas tree looking dejected because there were no presents under the tree. Betty didnt say anything. Instead, she fired. She missed the burglar, and the shot hit her window. But, that was enough to send the thug fleeing. She now plans to spend some time at the shooting range.
From the Spokane Police Department:
A Spokane County Sheriff Department Spokesman says the 14-year-old burglar shot during a burglary attempt in Medical Lake Monday has been moved out of ICU and is listed in satisfactory condition. He underwent surgery Monday to remove a .45 caliber bullet. According to Sheriff's Sgt. Dave Reagan, shortly before 5 a.m., a resident in Medical Lake called 911 and reported someone breaking into her home and that her husband was holding a suspect in the backyard. Minutes later she reported that a suspect had been shot. Deputies arrived to find the 14-year-old male suspect with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a Spokane hospital where he underwent surgery. His condition is unknown. A second suspect, also a 14-year-old, was seen jumping...
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That’s one lucky 14 year old in Florida.Usually the medical examiner removes the .45 caliber bullets.
In Tennessee, 10 Year Old Gets In School Lunchroom Suspension over Pizza Slice Shaped Like Gun.
And, a Smyrna, Tennessee 10 year old was suspended from his regular lunchroom table for waving around and threatening other students with a slice of pizza with bites taken out of it to make it into the shape of a gun. Hes sitting at the silent table for the rest of the semester.
Dumbest thing ever. Ostracize a kid for a piece of pizza shaped like a gun. Makes me want to vomit.
Oh and the girl at the bottom of the article probably cleans up quite nicely.
So true, yet he probably had a much higher chance of surviving .45 hardball that a .357 magnum or a .357 SIG.
burglar in weatherford tx? must have a death wish..
Here’s another one:
A burglar is found in the victim yard stealing items from a shed. When confronted, the burglar shoots at his victim. The victim returns fire and obviously is a much better shot. One less burglar to pick up after....
For the record, the burglar had just been released from jail only a few days prior to this incident.
Went to a gun show this past weekend. It was packed.
I hope nobody ever breaks in to one of my places. What do I use if they do? AR? Sig? Kimber? Glock? 12 gauge pump? Taurus? H&K? Walther? Etc?
And which one? .22? 9? 38? Etc?
I suppose to keep from getting confused and wasting time I just use them all:)
Nothing belt fed? Get a life!
LOL! I wish.
I expect you probably watch those gun shows on cable. Sons of Guns, etc? I like them.
"Belt fed" indeed. You damn showoff!
Have a great Christmas my friend!