This is a discussion on Bad: BGs with BUGs? within the In the News: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Bad Gal, holds up a pharmacy with a revolver... Revolver gets knocked away, she pulls a pistol. During the physical altercation to control the weapon ...
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Well-played by the would-be victims who refused to be good witnesses.
I'm glad the BG relied on a BUG and not proper training.
'Clinging to my guns and religion
I didn't see the part about the BG going to the hospital for injuries received in the struggle. Were the "victims" being nice to her? Should have had a couple broken bones and bruises.
Good thing for her there were no licensed to carry customers in the pharmacy.
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Boylstein had drawn a mustache on her face in an attempt to look like a man, police said, and was wearing sunglasses and a ski mask.
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Yeah, Ya think maybe she went in and the gal that had the revolver stuck in her side said "Hey, Christine, what are you doing here and dressed like that?
Poor Christine mighta known the jig was up then... but oh no... she just had to go through with her (ahem) well thought out plan to get some opiates...
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Couple of interesting things mentioned in the article.
First, the revolver had 3 shells in it. Don't know if it was 5 or 6 shot snubnose. The article didn't say, and maybe nobody knows, but it would seem possible there were going to be two or three clicks before it went bang.
Apparently when the Kel-Tech semi-auto was fired someone had hold of it by other than the grip because it didn't eject the spent round.
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