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Old 10-01-2019, 08:58 AM
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Interesting that this one has turned up in both the "Positive" and "Stupid" gun news threads.

Shooting at an intruder coming at you with a pickaxe? Perfectly sound response.

Shooting again after the intruder has dropped the weapon and is running away? Questionable.

Shooting a "warning shot" off into the dark of a public space? Criminally irresponsible.

Waiting to call the police after all of the above? Deeply flawed judgment.

It's not the first shot that's the problem; it's the other ones and the delay.
 

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