Good; Heroic Shopper Thanked

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    he is being treated as a hero because he tackled the guy unarmed, i bet if he was armed and shot the BG the Tulsa police and AA would have reacted in other ways....

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    Great job on the part of the concerned citizen.

    I have to agree with 40S&WMAN though, if a gun had been involved (in the hands of the same concerned citizen) things would be reported in a very different light.
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    talk about relentless too..Sign that dude up for the UFC!
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    Quote Originally Posted by David in FL View Post
    Very nice.

    Kudos to American Airlines for recognizing their guy too. Had he worked for Pizza Hut, he'd have likely been fired!
    I wonder if AA would have recognized him if he blew away the perp?
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    Quote Originally Posted by press1280 View Post
    I wonder if AA would have recognized him if he blew away the perp?
    Probley with a "pink slip of appreation".
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