Odd, I just have a hard time feeling badly for thugs who get shot

15 Jul

The Daley Gator

Bob Owens reports that Spokane, Washington Police Chief Frank Straub is concerned about the safety of thugs. Bob, like myself, must just be insensitive because, we are just not feeling too much sympathy

Boo-freaking-hoo :

The gun in Stephen Corkery’s hand when he allegedly robbed several Spokane businesses and walked into a fatal standoff on West Grace Avenue in March was fake, investigators say.

The alleged crimes, and the consequences, were very real.

Local law enforcement have responded to at least a dozen calls since the start of the year involving people armed with a gun that officers and bystanders believed was authentic, but turned out to be a realistic-looking replica. Two of those encounters, including Corkery’s, have ended with fatalities.

“What do you do?” Spokane police Chief Frank Straub said. “You can’t call a timeout and say, ‘Excuse me, is that real?’”

Many more incidents, including an hourslong standoff with…

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