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Another quote of the day

Friday, 6 January 2012




“They said I couldn’t shoot him til he was inside the house, so I waited til he got in the door and then I shot him.”


Sarah McKinley, after killing Justin Martin, a burglar, with the permission of the emergency services. 


Can’t give you a link to the story because it’s in the Times (paywalled). There’s a nice coda: Martin’s alleged accomplice, Dustin Stewart, 29, has been charged with murder because police say Martin’s death was caused by their attempt to carry out the burglary.



2 comments on “Another quote of the day

  1. Saturday 7th January 2012 at 10:56 pm

    You’re safe, James. For now…!

  2. Saturday 7th January 2012 at 9:04 pm

    Astonishing, this! I hope we talking USA ‘Emergency services’ (and CPS services too), not those anywhere close to me and my friends and family in the UK?

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