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Old 03-12-2014, 12:23 PM   #1
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I guess criminals like Airstreams too.

Maybe this has been posted here before but I hadn't seen it.
I came across this on Youtube.
I wonder what it will take to restore the trailer.


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Old 03-14-2014, 11:32 PM   #2
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That is amazing shooting to not hit those tanks win that many lines of fire. So sad the officer was killed.

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Old 03-15-2014, 12:31 PM   #3
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That is horrendous. I can't help but think of the other people cowering in terror in their mobile homes while this is occurring. The walls are so thin.
So sad to hear the officer was killed, just doing her job.
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Old 03-15-2014, 02:19 PM   #4
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Old 03-15-2014, 02:57 PM   #5
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Why didn't they shoot a canister of tear gas in there first to soften him up.

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Old 03-15-2014, 03:03 PM   #6
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If I recall correctly, the trailer was set on fire and destroyed shortly after this incident. It will not be missed.
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Old 03-16-2014, 12:13 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by perryg114 View Post
Why didn't they shoot a canister of tear gas in there first to soften him up.

He killed an Officer in the line of duty, and in cold blood. Not generally a avenue to be taken prisoner. The trailer was torched a few weeks later. Pretty sure they weren't in a hurry to put it out either.

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