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#1 Euler

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Posted 21 August 2019 - 11:34 PM

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A 49-year-old man was shot after intruding into another man's backyard Tuesday in East Garfield Park on the West Side.

The shooting happened about 5 a.m. in the backyard of a residence in the 2900 block of West Walnut Avenue, Chicago police said. The man was shot in the left thigh by the homeowner, a 54-year-old man.

The intruder was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition, police said.

The shooter has a valid concealed carry license but is currently in custody pending an investigation by Area Central detectives.

No charges have been filed at this time, police said.


Because of the 75-yo in Gurnee, are we going to see more media coverage of every "Homeowner shoots XXX" incident for a while?
The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants, and it provides the further advantage of giving the servants of tyranny a good conscience.

- Albert Camus, Resistance, Rebellion, and Death, 1960.


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Posted 22 August 2019 - 05:21 AM

Glad they mentioned a CCL was in his possession. The writer should learn that one isn’t necessarily needed while in your own back yard. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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Posted 22 August 2019 - 07:46 AM

^^^^more proof that the media is clueless.^^^^^






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