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Kansas City home owner shoots, kills intruder with shotgun
Fox 4 ^ | September 4, 2013 | Sarah J. Clark and Kathy Quinn

Posted on 09/04/2013 10:41:09 AM PDT by kevcol

Edited on 09/04/2013 10:44:25 AM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]

KANSAS CITY, Mo. An early morning home invasion ended with the suspected intruder shot and killed.

Police said a home owner in the 9000 block of N. Garfield in Kansas City, Mo., shot a man who broke into his home just after 5:30 Wednesday morning. The shooting victim suffered life-threatening injuries and died inside the residence. He was 20 years old. Police have not released his identity.


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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; US: Missouri
KEYWORDS: armedcitizen; banglist; kansascity; selfdefense; syg
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Believed this guy was armed

broke into my house? "should've armed himself"
1 posted on 09/04/2013 10:41:09 AM PDT by kevcol
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just taking Joe Biden’s advice...


2 posted on 09/04/2013 10:41:31 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: kevcol

I love a Happy Ending! :)


3 posted on 09/04/2013 10:43:34 AM PDT by Diana in Wisconsin (I don't have 'Hobbies.' I'm developing a robust Post-Apocalyptic skill set...)
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About 30,000 more of these kinds of incidents and KC will be all safe to live in again.


4 posted on 09/04/2013 10:46:55 AM PDT by lurk
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To: kevcol

Another Trayvon bites the dust.


5 posted on 09/04/2013 10:49:28 AM PDT by TigersEye (Stupid is a Progressive disease.)
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The shooting victim suffered life-threatening injuries and died

Two problems with this comment from the story: 1. The criminal was not the victim, the homeowner was!!! 2. No one suffers life-threatening injuries and then dies. They suffer mortal injuries and then they die.

Geez, you can't even trust reporters from FOX to get it right.

6 posted on 09/04/2013 11:02:49 AM PDT by MeganC (A gun is like a parachute. If you need one, and don't have one, you'll never need one again.)
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To: kevcol

SOB?


7 posted on 09/04/2013 11:07:30 AM PDT by Paladin2
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*sniff!*

I love a story that ends well!


8 posted on 09/04/2013 11:08:01 AM PDT by Uncle Miltie (Cram black misbehavior down their throats until they change.)
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"The woman told police she was hiding in a closet with her baby and that her husband was armed with a gun and was prepared to shoot the person. Shortly after, the suspected intruder was shot."

Way to go Dad!

9 posted on 09/04/2013 11:09:45 AM PDT by Uncle Miltie (Cram black misbehavior down their throats until they change.)
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To: Paladin2
SOB?

no official word yet
highly likely
if I were a betting man


10 posted on 09/04/2013 11:16:00 AM PDT by kevcol
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Apparently the perp had been trying to elude police for several hours. He’d stolen two cars already - driving through a garage door to escape with one of them - and just chose the wrong house to try and steal his third car from.


11 posted on 09/04/2013 11:19:22 AM PDT by DoodleDawg
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“About 30,000 more of these kinds of incidents and KC will be all safe to live in again.”

Really? It’s that bad in KC? I feel sorry for the decent people there if that’s the case.


12 posted on 09/04/2013 11:30:46 AM PDT by vette6387
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the 9000 block of Garfield is not the best part of town that is for sure.

I have never felt unsafe in KC, I don't live there anymore but go back a couple of times a year. There are some parts of town that are a bit dicey, but nothing like Chicago, or Detroit.

13 posted on 09/04/2013 11:39:13 AM PDT by DYngbld (I have read the back of the Book and we WIN!!!! (this post approved by the NSA))
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KC and STL areas of MO always vote liberal (even the dead) and voted against CCW. Those about the only 2 places in the state I ever feel the need to carry.


14 posted on 09/04/2013 11:54:21 AM PDT by fungoking (Tis a pleasure to live in the Ozarks)
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We live in the ‘burbs’ and we just don’t go to Kansas City anymore. 74 killed so far this year, 5 more than this time last year. All the KC Mayor does is wring his hands and whine that he can’t enact stricter gun control.

It is sad. So many tax dollars spent under a federal judge’s order to improve the schools, so much spent on activities and programs for the ‘disadvantaged’ and it was all for nothing. And so many decent people stuck in neighborhoods that are deteriorating around them.


15 posted on 09/04/2013 11:59:38 AM PDT by LSAggie
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Cleaver was a crook back in the 80's when I worked for him at his Church. I really think he was probably the worst thing to happen to KC. Now his ilk run the place.

I grew up in South KC (went to Center), it was a nice place to live back then, my folks moved out to Lee's Summit 20 years ago, to get away from the declining neighborhood.

There is still hope for KC, it has always been a culturally diverse, and tolerant town.

16 posted on 09/04/2013 12:13:32 PM PDT by DYngbld (I have read the back of the Book and we WIN!!!! (this post approved by the NSA))
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To: kevcol

SHOTGUN? Cleanup on aisle three!


17 posted on 09/04/2013 12:20:38 PM PDT by VideoDoctor
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There is still hope for KC, it has always been a culturally diverse, and tolerant town.

They still suffer the legacy of Pendergast.

18 posted on 09/04/2013 12:21:32 PM PDT by tacticalogic ("Oh, bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered his last round.)
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19 posted on 09/04/2013 12:23:38 PM PDT by TurboZamboni (Marx smelled bad & lived with his parents most his life.)
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Another day, another Trayvon. One fewer thug to feed food stamps.


20 posted on 09/04/2013 12:48:27 PM PDT by backwoods-engineer (Blog: www.BackwoodsEngineer.com)
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