Skip to comments.Lima jury finds gunman acted in self-defense(OH)
Posted on 06/02/2012 4:46:54 AM PDT by marktwain
LIMA A jury acquitted Dontez Parks, who has a concealed handgun license, on Wednesday finding he acted in self-defense when he shot another man who he believed he was trying to enter his van to harm him and his two children.
I feel good today about the decision, Parks said after the verdict and before he walked out of the courtroom.
Parks attorney, Rebecca West-Estell, said this was a victory for Parks, which she credited to his understanding of the law and to the fact he followed the law when he acted in self-defense. She said it does not change any standards for shooting in self-defense....
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When one is shooting and one is dying it is exceedingly rare that there is no “history”.