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Gun that killed Florida teen was fired once not twice by crime watch volunteer
bostonherald.com ^ | 20 March, 2012 | Rene Stutzman and Bianca Prieto

Posted on 03/20/2012 7:08:27 PM PDT by marktwain

Edited on 03/20/2012 7:21:16 PM PDT by Sidebar Moderator. [history]

SANFORD, Fla. — The handgun that killed Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black 17-year-old, was fired once — not twice — by a neighborhood crime watch volunteer, according to new information obtained by the Orlando Sentinel.

Police found a single shell casing at the scene, and when they seized George Zimmerman’s handgun, a Kel Tel 9 mm, its magazine was full, according to a source close to the investigation. The only bullet missing was the one in the chamber, the source said.


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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: banglist; fl; florida; georgezimmerman; martin; trayvonmartin; zimmerman
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To: DesertRhino
Oh,, and the guy who was in your house working last week. who had that sketch looking helper? Yeah,,, he noticed something ,,,

I do alot of work in the gated communities around here. The homeowners tell me the timeline works like this:

First come the Santa Ana winds....along with the winds, come the fires..... then a few homes are burned down.... then the construction crews come .....then come the burglaries.....

201 posted on 03/21/2012 7:38:36 AM PDT by TaxPayer2000
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To: Greysard

” Google” kel Tec PF9- nice “carry” weapon


202 posted on 03/21/2012 8:05:18 AM PDT by capt B
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To: Dusty Road; OldMissileer
They did say it was a Keltec, not one of the most reliable brands on the market.

You don't seem very familiar with firearms
or personal protection !

Always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction

Always keep your finger off the trigger until ready to shoot

Always keep the gun unloaded until ready to use

NRA T/C CRSO
203 posted on 03/21/2012 8:30:43 AM PDT by Uri’el-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your law is my delight.)
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To: UriÂ’el-2012

I dunno....If I carry a wheel gun, and need it right now...I don’t want to be loading it.


204 posted on 03/21/2012 8:36:22 AM PDT by Osage Orange (The MSM is the most dangerous entity in the United States of America.)
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To: UriÂ’el-2012
You don't seem very familiar with firearms or personal protection !

Is that comment directed at me? If it was then you had best reread my short post.

If not then never mind.

205 posted on 03/21/2012 9:02:05 AM PDT by OldMissileer (Atlas, Titan, Minuteman, PK. Winners of the Cold War)
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To: OldMissileer

Most likely aimed at me, pun intended. He’s probably a Kel Tec fan, not me I’ll stick with my Sig’s.


206 posted on 03/21/2012 9:45:21 AM PDT by Dusty Road
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To: Lancey Howard

LLLOOOLLLLL


207 posted on 03/21/2012 9:48:34 AM PDT by angcat (PLEASE GOD SAVE OUR COUNTRY!)
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To: OldMissileer
Is that comment directed at me? If it was then you had best reread my short post. If not then never mind.

you were just the CC.

FYI


208 posted on 03/21/2012 10:55:58 AM PDT by Uri’el-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your law is my delight.)
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To: Osage Orange
I dunno....If I carry a wheel gun, and need it right now...I don’t want to be loading it.

If you are planning to CARRY the gun;
then LOAD it before you leave the house.

209 posted on 03/21/2012 11:01:00 AM PDT by Uri’el-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your law is my delight.)
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To: UriÂ’el-2012
You know here's what YOU wrote...

You don't seem very familiar with firearms or personal protection !

Always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction

Always keep your finger off the trigger until ready to shoot

Always keep the gun unloaded until ready to use

I ain't really USING it....when I'm CARRYING it. Right?

Your "instructions" are incomplete.

I've a pistol by the front door....it just sits there in a book case LOADED. I'm not USING it.

I only used capitals since you felt the need to......

FWIW-

210 posted on 03/21/2012 11:12:36 AM PDT by Osage Orange (The MSM is the most dangerous entity in the United States of America.)
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To: FedsRStealingOurCountryFromUs
How come it's never 'RACISM' when it's BLACK ON WHITE?

The operative aphorism here is "Dog Bites Man"

211 posted on 03/21/2012 11:27:07 AM PDT by Dr.Deth
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To: UriÂ’el-2012

Got ya. Sorry.


212 posted on 03/21/2012 11:34:14 AM PDT by OldMissileer (Atlas, Titan, Minuteman, PK. Winners of the Cold War)
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To: Dr.Deth

If that’s the case, 0bama’s still got his jaws clamped onto Uncle Sam’s groin.


213 posted on 03/21/2012 12:03:09 PM PDT by FedsRStealingOurCountryFromUs
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To: Osage Orange
You know here's what YOU wrote...

Uri'el>You don't seem very familiar with firearms or personal protection !

Always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction

Always keep your finger off the trigger until ready to shoot

Always keep the gun unloaded until ready to use

I ain't really USING it....when I'm CARRYING it. Right?

Your "instructions" are incomplete.
I've a pistol by the front door....it just sits there in a book case LOADED. I'm not USING it.

I only used capitals since you felt the need to......

FWIW-

If you keep a gun by the door
to use for personal protection,
YOU ARE READY TO USE it then LOAD it.

214 posted on 03/21/2012 12:07:45 PM PDT by Uri’el-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your law is my delight.)
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To: UriÂ’el-2012
If you keep a gun by the door to use for personal protection, YOU ARE READY TO USE it then LOAD it.

Tell you what...YOU do what you want at your house. I will do what I want at my house. Don't attempt to dictate to me, what I should or should not do for me and my family.

Don't tell me you are this and that...or have this credential and that credential either.

Of course you didn't answer this question did you...

I ain't really USING it....when I'm CARRYING it. Right?

I don't know you...but I'm really sick of folks telling me what I should and shouldn't do. You remind of the FEDS.

Have a great day!

215 posted on 03/21/2012 12:24:43 PM PDT by Osage Orange (The MSM is the most dangerous entity in the United States of America.)
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To: wtc911

First to make myself perfectly clear. Zimmerman is an idiot with an ego and a gun. However, I said things are not exactly like the media is portraying it. Zimmerman 911 call clearly states that he sees an individual staking out homes. He states the individual approaches him with something in his hands. He states the hooded individual runs or walks very fast away, he follows (bonehead). However once he confronts the individual a fight breaks out (we don’t know who started it). It is not a few punches because Zimmerman is on the ground screaming for help during another 911 call. He has a bloody nose and head injury and was receiving a beaten where he feared for his life.

I agree that Zimmerman is an idiot, but he is a neighborhood watch person and has prevented several crimes in the past. The neighborhood is crime ridden due to black gangs. Several houses have been broken into recently... and his intentions were good even if stupid.

In my home town, a 14 year black boy beats and rapes a white women for hours. Mangles her face so bad it will takes years to recovery with plastic surgery and there is no outrage from the race pimps.


216 posted on 03/21/2012 12:44:08 PM PDT by BushCountry (I hope the Mayans are wrong!)
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To: BushCountry
1) Zimmerman 911 call clearly states that he sees an individual staking out homes. ***We must have heard different tapes***

2) He states the individual approaches him with something in his hands. ***What, a bag of skittles? Why did Martin approach him? Did he call out to Martin? Did Martin just approach him out of the blue or was he confronting the guy who was stalking him?***

3) He states the hooded individual runs or walks very fast away, he follows (bonehead). ***Oh, he admits to stalking an innocent teen***.

4) However once he confronts the individual a fight breaks out (we don’t know who started it). ***He confronted Martin - I would hope that any of my children confronted by a stranger in a public place would fight like hell -- even if the stranger/stalker confronting them has a weapon.

You actually made the argument for murder.

217 posted on 03/21/2012 1:02:05 PM PDT by wtc911 (Amigo - you've been had.)
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To: Osage Orange
Tell you what...YOU do what you want at your house. I will do what I want at my house. Don't attempt to dictate to me, what I should or should not do for me and my family. Don't tell me you are this and that...or have this credential and that credential either. Of course you didn't answer this question did you... I ain't really USING it....when I'm CARRYING it. Right? I don't know you...but I'm really sick of folks telling me what I should and shouldn't do. You remind of the FEDS. Have a great day!

You seem to have Anger Management issues.

218 posted on 03/21/2012 4:03:27 PM PDT by Uri’el-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your law is my delight.)
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To: marktwain; a fool in paradise

Everything’s political these days. Everybody must posture and take positions to prove he is not “racist” which both the Left and the Right agree is the most horrible crime in humanity’s history. It gets triply complicated in this case as the Zimmerman may turn out to be as Jewish as certain Minnesota Zimmermans, who have since converted to Irishness.

A Jew, a Cuban and a Negro walk into a bar at a gated community...


219 posted on 03/21/2012 4:11:21 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Let us prey!)
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To: UriÂ’el-2012
You seem to have a funny understanding of words and their meaning.

I ran this whole exchange by a couple friends of mine...They couldn't understand how you could totally NOT understand what I have said...and further more stated they wondered how in the world you "might be" and / or "claim to be" a "Range master"..or whatever it was...........

You seem to have some delusions....

Fair enough....LOL!!!

220 posted on 03/21/2012 4:34:45 PM PDT by Osage Orange (The MSM is the most dangerous entity in the United States of America.)
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To: UriÂ’el-2012
BTW,....you've ignored the question...once again.

Do I need to remind you.....LOL!!!

221 posted on 03/21/2012 4:37:33 PM PDT by Osage Orange (The MSM is the most dangerous entity in the United States of America.)
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To: BOBWADE

“He had as much of a right to be on the street as the kid.”
The kid was in a gated community where he did not live. Does he have a right to be there?


222 posted on 03/22/2012 7:31:58 AM PDT by DMG2FUN
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To: wtc911

See how the story is changing...


223 posted on 03/24/2012 10:46:14 AM PDT by BushCountry (I hope the Mayans are wrong!)
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To: BushCountry

The story hasn’t changed one bit.


224 posted on 03/24/2012 12:40:13 PM PDT by wtc911 (Amigo - you've been had.)
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