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Woman turns gun on carjacker, shoots him (Couldn't drive Stick-Put gun down)
WSB-TV ^ | 7-11-2014

Posted on 07/13/2014 8:04:38 AM PDT by equalator

Chafee said the woman let him in and Fontana told her, "We're going to have some fun." The woman also described Fontana as having a weird laugh.

Police said Fontana got frustrated because he didn't know how to drive a manual transmission. He put the gun down in his lap and the woman grabbed it and tried to get out of the car.

“The suspect grabbed her, bit her several times and attempted to pull her back in the vehicle,” Chafee said.

Investigators said Fontana bit her on the arm, leaving visible marks, and at some point she used his own gun to shoot him in the leg.

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TOPICS: Chit/Chat
KEYWORDS: banglist; carjacking; crime; guns; selfdefense

""We're going to have some fun."

She sure did!!!! As I read this story, I thought it would be a great idea to buy a manual transmission, since it would deter theft.

1 posted on 07/13/2014 8:04:38 AM PDT by equalator
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To: equalator

§he came through in the ‘clutch’.-—pun intended.
Pun rhymes with fun and if this chump enjoys a bullet to his leg then so be it. What a moron and he’s lucky to still be one.


2 posted on 07/13/2014 8:12:58 AM PDT by tflabo (Truth or tryranny)
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To: tflabo

Between the eyes would’ve been better...


3 posted on 07/13/2014 8:16:45 AM PDT by Eric in the Ozarks (Rip it out by the roots.)
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To: equalator

The only mistake she made was she didn’t empty the gun in him...


4 posted on 07/13/2014 8:20:32 AM PDT by baddog 219
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To: Eric in the Ozarks

With all due respect, aim for the crotch next time, ma’am...

Otherwise - WAY TO GO LADY!!!!!!!!!

I just love happy endings!!! (sniff... snorff...I need a hanky!)


5 posted on 07/13/2014 8:30:22 AM PDT by NFHale (The Second Amendment - By Any Means Necessary.)
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To: equalator

This isn’t the first time this creep has done this, and he had no intention of letting her out of it alive.


6 posted on 07/13/2014 8:30:34 AM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum ("The more numerous the laws, the more corrupt the government." --Tacitus)
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To: baddog 219

Don’t stop shooting tell the perp is good and dead, last round in the forehead is best.


7 posted on 07/13/2014 8:41:49 AM PDT by lostboy61 (Lock and Load and stand your ground!)
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To: equalator

What the article doesn’t say is that they set a bail of only $3,000!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

http://mugshots-directory.com/booking/6382731/SEBASTIAN-FONTANA


8 posted on 07/13/2014 8:48:12 AM PDT by Innovative ("Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing." -- Vince Lombardi)
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To: Eric in the Ozarks

My thoughts exactly. Double tap.


9 posted on 07/13/2014 8:54:20 AM PDT by Georgia Girl 2 (The only purpose o f a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should never have dropped.)
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To: equalator
When we bought a brand new vehicle (an F150, to be exact) from the dealership a few years ago, since it was going to be my main "wheels," I insisted that it have:

1) a manual transmission
2) hand-crank windows

In Southern California particularly, having a stick is good prevention against theft or carjacking. As for the windows -- to hell with not being able to do a friggin' thing about windows stuck UP (usually when it's stifling hot) or stuck DOWN (usually when it's raining) without taking time out of important stuff and driving to a repair place to pay $$$ out the nose to have it fixed. MUCH better to just go with hand-crank windows. I love them.

However, the main reason I insisted on a stick is because I love to drive, especially winding backroads. You steer automatics. You drive sticks! {^)

10 posted on 07/13/2014 8:55:10 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: Finny
However, the main reason I insisted on a stick is because I love to drive, especially winding backroads. You steer automatics. You drive sticks! {^)

Yep, I just bought an old Jeep for tooling around up here in the Ozarks.

11 posted on 07/13/2014 8:59:29 AM PDT by TangoLimaSierra (To win the country back, we need to be as mean as the libs say we are.)
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To: Eric in the Ozarks
Between the eyes would’ve been better...

Yup!!!

12 posted on 07/13/2014 9:00:58 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: Innovative

Vigilante justice is becoming more and more called for in the U.S. — when bail for a monster like this is $3,000 — that means he only has to come up with $300 to make bail??!?? — then right people have to work outside the law to protect themselves and their loved ones from black widows and rattlesnakes like this guy. It isn’t about revenge or punishment, it’s about protecting innocents from poisonous bugs and snakes.


13 posted on 07/13/2014 9:05:04 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: Georgia Girl 2
Yep. I hope somebody does it to this guy soon. Did you see where his bail was only $3,000, meaning (unless I'm mistaken, which I might be) he only has to raise $300 to get out?
14 posted on 07/13/2014 9:06:55 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: Georgia Girl 2
Double tap

Would that be: Left Testicle, Right Testicle ?

15 posted on 07/13/2014 9:07:26 AM PDT by mabarker1 (Please, Somebody Impeach the kenyan!!!! Once again dingy hairball, STFU!!! You corrupt POS!!!)
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To: TangoLimaSierra

YIPEEEE!!! Ain’t it fun!!!! {^)


16 posted on 07/13/2014 9:07:57 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: equalator
"We're going to have some fun." ...having a weird laugh.

17 posted on 07/13/2014 9:08:30 AM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
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To: Eric in the Ozarks
Between the eyes would’ve been better...

Between the legs would have been nice too.
Let him live with some life long pain and disability.

18 posted on 07/13/2014 9:09:04 AM PDT by kanawa
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To: kanawa

Good shooting, Citizen. Civilization thanks you.


19 posted on 07/13/2014 9:14:51 AM PDT by hal ogen (First Amendment or Reeducation Camp?)
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To: TangoLimaSierra; equalator
Another BIG advantage to sticks is that if the battery goes dead or the starter craps out (I have experienced both many times over the years, especially in my wild and ragged yute!), you can always push or coast 'em and pop the clutch, even in reverse, to get the engine going. As long as you have gas and a downhill slope or a push, you're good for go, no jumper cables, tow trucks, or mechanics required! {^)
20 posted on 07/13/2014 9:17:26 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: equalator

Fontana thought he’d have some fun
by approaching a woman with a gun.
He was baffled by her manual tranny
and she shot him in the fanny!


21 posted on 07/13/2014 9:25:03 AM PDT by Flick Lives ("I can't believe it's not Fascism!")
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To: Finny

Teacher: What can we learn from this, Boys & Girls?

Lil’ Johnnie: Never bring teeth to a gunfight?


22 posted on 07/13/2014 9:32:36 AM PDT by GladesGuru (Islam Delenda Est. Because of what Islam is - and for what Muslims do.)
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To: GladesGuru

LOLOLOL!!! Good one!


23 posted on 07/13/2014 9:34:57 AM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: equalator

The other day, I stopped at the library to return a book after hours. I left my car running with the door open and thought how funny it would be if some idiot jumped in and tried to drive off with my five-speed.


24 posted on 07/13/2014 11:02:51 AM PDT by cyclotic (America's premier outdoor adventure association for boys-traillifeusa.com)
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To: Finny

One of my daughters room mates just bought a car with a 5 speed. I took her out the other day to teach her some of the finer points, like roll starting and shifting without clutching. She’s obviously been practicing cause I heard she just taught that skill to her older brother.


25 posted on 07/13/2014 11:07:37 AM PDT by cyclotic (America's premier outdoor adventure association for boys-traillifeusa.com)
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To: equalator

“She sure did!!!! As I read this story, I thought it would be a great idea to buy a manual transmission, since it would deter theft. “

They’re outstanding for that purpose. They simply don’t learn how to drive them in LaHood.


26 posted on 07/13/2014 12:47:47 PM PDT by BobL
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To: Innovative

“What the article doesn’t say is that they set a bail of only $3,000”

Hence comments 3,4,5, and 7. When people say that the crime rate cannot be controlled, they are right - as long as bail is $3,000. But New York City proved it the other way and is MUCH SAFER than Atlanta...at least until the new Socialist there gets his policies going.


27 posted on 07/13/2014 12:50:15 PM PDT by BobL
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To: Innovative

He hasn’t been released. Looks like the $3,000 bond is for that one count. No bond amounts for the other counts yet.


28 posted on 07/13/2014 1:06:57 PM PDT by ButThreeLeftsDo (Please $upport Free Republic.)
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To: mabarker1

As Hillary would say “what difference does it make?” LOL!!!


29 posted on 07/13/2014 1:08:10 PM PDT by Georgia Girl 2 (The only purpose o f a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should never have dropped.)
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To: equalator

When I was a state copper working in Cook County I was in Chicago in the Greektown resturant area when my partner and I monitored a Chicago Police Dept flash message about a car jacking that had just occured in the area within the last few minutes.

Just moments after we made note of it, we heard cars honking at a late model import that was moving slowly in the left lane, jerking and stopping as other cars swerved around it. Since it matched the description of the suspect vehicle, we made a felony stop, detained three suspects who had two pistols in the car, and notified CPD Tactical officers to meet us at the scene.

These suspects were subsequently identified as the offenders in the car jacking, and the reason for the erratic driving that had captured our attention was the fact that the ringleader driver couldnt operate the 5 speed manual transmission in it very well. One of his accomplices was an 18 wheel truck driver who was entirely capable of driving it, but the boss said that he had always wanted to drive a stick shift and this would be his first chance, so he ordered his buddy to stand down and took the wheel himself.

We wouldnt catch so many of these clowns if so many werent so damn stupid.


30 posted on 07/13/2014 2:08:20 PM PDT by DMZFrank
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To: Finny
...he only has to raise $300 to get out?

No. He only has to raise 10% or $300 if he goes through a bail bondsman.

31 posted on 07/13/2014 2:14:50 PM PDT by Nachoman (libertyarmstx.com is now open!)
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To: Nachoman

That’s what I meant! Thanks!


32 posted on 07/13/2014 2:34:48 PM PDT by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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