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Old 08-05-2012, 11:14   #1
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Shooting at Sikh Temple WI

2 active shooters holding hostages as well. Anyone heard of this?
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Old 08-05-2012, 11:15   #2
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Old 08-05-2012, 11:21   #3
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http://www.jsonline.com/news/crime/r...165059506.html


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Old 08-05-2012, 11:54   #4
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http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/...8740FP20120805
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Old 08-05-2012, 12:09   #5
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There is an Officer down. It was reported that an Officer exchanged fire with a gunman. The Officer was shot multiple times but managed to kill the gunman.

Prayers are with the Officer and his family.
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Old 08-05-2012, 12:36   #6
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crazy. One of the links says a gunmen may be holding children hostage. I hope he looks down his barrel with a finger on the trigger.
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Old 08-05-2012, 12:38   #7
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Oh goody, the gun control assclowns will be emboldened.
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:09   #8
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Sounds like just one gunman and the event is over. Officer is expected to survive. What a hero...
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:13   #9
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Sounds like just one gunman and the event is over. Officer is expected to survive. What a hero...
Any officer from a privatized police force as the lowest bidder could have done just as well...
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:16   #10
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Any officer from a privatized police force as the lowest bidder could have done just as well...

I know this is not the time or the place, but you can not seriously favor a privatized police force?

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Old 08-06-2012, 04:36   #11
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I know this is not the time or the place, but you can not seriously favor a privatized police force?

Best wishes to all.
I believe he was being sarcastic - getting ahead of those here who make that suggestion seriously.
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Old 08-06-2012, 04:43   #12
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Meanwhile another 7 killed and 35 wounded in weekend Chicago shootings….

And in other news 300,000,000 Americans were not hit by gunfire and enjoyed a peaceful day….
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:18   #13
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take this with a grain of salt, because it is just what I read on another forum, which was supposedly found out from witnesses.

But I guess what they are saying is that the shooter was a bald, heavy set man wearing a sleeveless shirt. If thats the case, it seems to be some dumb redneck extremest who the media will use to paint a portrait of all gun owners I have no doubt.
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:22   #14
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Officer put the POS down like a sick dog.

Thank you officer. Prayers for you, and the others affected.


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Old 08-05-2012, 13:24   #15
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take this with a grain of salt, because it is just what I read on another forum, which was supposedly found out from witnesses.

But I guess what they are saying is that the shooter was a bald, heavy set man wearing a sleeveless shirt. If thats the case, it seems to be some dumb redneck extremest who the media will use to paint a portrait of all gun owners I have no doubt.
It's also possible the shooter confused the Shiks with Arabs/Islamists. That's happened in the past because Shiks wear turbans and beards
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:29   #16
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It's also possible the shooter confused the Shiks with Arabs/Islamists. That's happened in the past because Shiks wear turbans and beards
That's very true.
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Old 08-05-2012, 15:06   #17
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It's also possible the shooter confused the Shiks with Arabs/Islamists. That's happened in the past because Shiks wear turbans and beards
I was thinking that, too.
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:28   #18
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I do find it "unique" that when its a white male that info is released. Otherwise the race/ethnic of suspect is "clouded"
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Old 08-05-2012, 14:58   #19
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Any officer from a privatized police force as the lowest bidder could have done just as well...
Seriously! And to top it all off, if he becomes permanently disabled due to being shot were gonna be footing the bill for this deadbeat for the rest of his life!!!!!
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Old 08-05-2012, 15:26   #20
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Any officer from a privatized police force as the lowest bidder could have done just as well...
Let me put this another way: I would consider any person who had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and still managed to shoot and kill a mass murderer to be a hero.
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:17   #21
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Shooter is described as a white male approx 30 years old. I'm surprised. Wonder what his motivation(s) was/were?
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:21   #22
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Prayers to the victims, families, and injured officer.
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Dang. From what I understand Sikhs are pretty dang cool. This really sucks.
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Old 08-05-2012, 13:53   #24
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Prayers to all the victims. Sikhs are very peaceful people, I know quite a few of them. Maybe they should start considering carrying. Can't wait to hear what Bloomberg will say about this one.
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Old 08-05-2012, 15:41   #25
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Prayers to all the victims. Sikhs are very peaceful people, I know quite a few of them. Maybe they should start considering carrying. Can't wait to hear what Bloomberg will say about this one.
actually in their holy book they are suppose to carry a kirpan ( a dagger or short sword) as a reminder of their faith and it ranks up there with a beard and turban as one every sikh is suppose to carry. I'm friends with a few and the argument whether the holy book meant just the dagger or (like the second amendment argument) means modern day firearms (tradition vs. defense) is a pretty vocal discussion.
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