The homeowner has not been charged. I hope this is the trend in Delaware.
posted on 12/12/2010 5:07:57 AM PST
In Newark, New Jersey, the 82 year old homeowner would have been arrested.
posted on 12/12/2010 6:10:39 AM PST
("Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of congress. But I repeat myself." M.Twain)
A Bridgeton man was arrested Friday night when an 82-year-old homeowner fired a shot at the tire on two burglars' pickup to keep them from fleeing, according to Delaware State Police. No one was hurt.
That last sentence sort of spoils it for me, though.
posted on 12/12/2010 6:53:28 AM PST
by Lonesome in Massachussets
(Socialists are to economics what circle squarers are to math; undaunted by reason or derision.)
Pulling a stunt like that at 1030 AM is kind of foolish.
Well, in this case, it was foolish anyway.
Guess the ‘new breed’ of criminal figures it is to dangerous to work at night.
posted on 12/12/2010 8:48:02 AM PST
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