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Knoxville, (TN) Homeowner Fatally Shoots Suspected Robber
WATE TV Knoxville ^ | 9/17/02 | staff

Posted on 09/17/2002 8:44:58 PM PDT by GailA

Knoxville Homeowner Fatally Shoots Suspected Robber

September 17, 2002

KNOXVILLE (WATE) -- A Knoxville homeowner shot and killed a man trying to break into his home Tuesday.

Knoxville police say the homeowner heard four men, got his gun and started shooting.

One suspect who was shot, 19-year-old Raphael Satterwhite, died at UT Medical Center.

Police have arrested an 18-year-old suspect.

Two more suspects got away.


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; US: Tennessee
KEYWORDS: gun; homeowner; perp
Home owner 1 perp 0
1 posted on 09/17/2002 8:44:59 PM PDT by GailA
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To: GailA
Suspected Robber? At what point is someone no longer a suspect but actually a criminal?
2 posted on 09/17/2002 9:10:03 PM PDT by Paleo Conservative
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To: GailA
Memo to would-be-home-robbing criminals:

Multiply this incident by 8 million gun owners in America and then ask yourself if you feel lucky today.

3 posted on 09/17/2002 10:12:22 PM PDT by two23
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To: two23
Unless you mean at least 80 million, I would the say the odds are definitely on the criminals' side.
4 posted on 09/17/2002 11:01:09 PM PDT by Sir Charles
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