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Response to gejohnston (Reply #54)

Thu Dec 27, 2012, 12:36 AM

55. I somehow doubt that long gun owners would

 

be targeted, but owners of Bushmasters like the one used in Newtown would be. Perhaps you heard the latest multiple shooting in New York State on Monday:

Two firefighters were shot and killed after a gunman apparently lured them to a house fire in New York state early Monday morning.

The suspect opened fire on a group of firefighters responding to the blaze around 5:30 a.m. in Webster, N.Y. He exchanged fire with police officers before killing himself.

Two firefighters died and two others remain in hospital with serious injuries, said Webster police Chief Gerald Pickering.


According to the televised report that I heard, the perpetrator was an ex-con, and his weapon of choice was the same as the one used in Newtown.

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