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2013-12-02 -Lurid Crime Tales-
76 y.o. woman dies in shootout with gang of three who tried to rob her of bingo money
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Posted by gorb 2013-12-02 00:20|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6471 views ]  Top

#1 A neighbor called police after hearing the gunshots, but Ms Hendrix died outside her home while a relative held her hand.

We owe the brave Dot Hendrix a debt of thanks. Had she not shot Mr. Hendrix, these people might have escaped to rob and kill again.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-12-02 03:43||   2013-12-02 03:43|| Front Page Top

#2 Interesting comments from victim's niece and others on the TV station site linked in the Mail story. Apparently some think it's unfair that Ms. Hendrix is being portrayed as a bag lady for illegal gambling interests. Some question the motives of the local cops.
Posted by Zenobia Floger6220 2013-12-02 04:30||   2013-12-02 04:30|| Front Page Top

#3 If you read the comments further you discover one of the perps was a nephew of a local law enforcement officer, who may have known about the gambling machines.... and cash. This could get rather ugly.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-12-02 04:47||   2013-12-02 04:47|| Front Page Top

#4 The perps looked just like I expected them to look.
Posted by Secret Asian Man 2013-12-02 04:53||   2013-12-02 04:53|| Front Page Top

#5 We owe the brave Dot Hendrix a debt of thanks. Had she not shot Mr. Hendrix, these people might have escaped to rob and kill again.

Not convicted yet.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2013-12-02 10:26||   2013-12-02 10:26|| Front Page Top

#6 Bes, did you mean to say that she shot her husband?
Posted by Eric Jablow  2013-12-02 21:54||   2013-12-02 21:54|| Front Page Top

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