+1 For Local LEO!!
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Greenville Deputy Sees Robbery, Shoots Bandit - News Story - WHNS ...
February 24th, 2010 12:53 PM
+1 For Local LEO!!
This occured last night about 4 miles from my home. Bravo to the LEO.
Greenville Deputy Sees Robbery, Shoots Bandit - News Story - WHNS Greenville
GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Greenville County deputies said that a man involved in a robbery on Tuesday night was shot, after he pulled a gun on the deputy.
Investigators said that two men robbed the Corner Mart on Easley Bridge Road, and got away with cash.
Officials said that a deputy saw the two masked men running to a getaway car near the Corner Mart. They said the deputy chased the pair, and shot the driver of that car. They said the driver and passenger crashed their car into a tree on West Street.
Both men were arrested.
The wounded driver was taken to Greenville Memorial and treated for two gunshot wounds. His injuries were not life-threatening.
The State Law Enforcement Division was called in to investigate the robbery, chase and shooting.
The deputy was put on paid leave until the investigation is complete, which is standard procedure.
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February 24th, 2010 01:36 PM
I could think of two ways this could have turned out better.
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February 25th, 2010 08:35 PM
The locals should not yell, if he got an expenses-paid leave to a nice hotel with drinks and dinners.
February 25th, 2010 09:28 PM
me too but it involves 2 dead fellons.
Originally Posted by Stevew
February 25th, 2010 09:34 PM
too bad the scum bags injuries were not life threatening, should have shot them both dead- 2 less shitbags on the planet.
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February 25th, 2010 09:57 PM
Sounds to me like a good shoot.
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