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Posted by Frank G 2009-02-24 22:11||
#6 Had a somewhat similar case here in New Orleans 20 or so years ago. The accused kidnapper/killer of a little boy was being flown back here by the police. As he walked up the concourse the boys father turned away from the phone he was (pretending to be?) on, pulled out a gun and shot the guy dead. Then laid down the gun and surrendered. Can't recall the final disposition of the fathers case but I know the general feeling of the community was sympathetic. Vigilante justice is wrong, but sometimes it sure does feel good.