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Shooting at Love Field in Dallas

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Armchair_QB, Jun 10, 2016.

  1. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Police officer shoots man on the sidewalk outside bag claim at Love Field in Dallas. Cops are saying the shootee was involved in a physical confrontation with a woman outside the airport when an officer intervened and shot the man, who was apparently armed with a rock and had been hitting the woman and her car.

    EDIT: Witnesses are saying the man yelled "shoot me, shoot me" at the cop.

    Officer-involved shooting outside baggage claim at Love Field
  2. Earthman

    Earthman Well-Known Member

    There is the possibility of a 2nd policeman who fired his weapon also.
    Many witnesses are saying they heard 2 shots.
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  3. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    He died doing what he loved at Love.
  4. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

    More than two shots ...

  5. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    Seems excessive.
  6. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Eight shots, at least.
  7. doctorquant

    doctorquant Well-Known Member

    I tell you one thing ... I hear shots and I ain't sticking around to record it.
    HanSenSE and Smallpotatoes like this.
  8. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

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  9. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    Can't have a real debate until we know the race of the shooter and shootee.
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  10. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    The casualness of the bystanders was probably the most shocking part of the video. "Oh, a cop on a Segway is shooting some guy? Well, I'm not losing my place in the taxi line for that!"

    (Also, who flies into Love Field these days!?!)
  11. Donnie in his element

    Donnie in his element Well-Known Member

    Anyone and everyone who flies Southwest.
  12. TyWebb

    TyWebb Well-Known Member

    The cop was still yelling "stay down!" at the guy after shooting at him eight times. Either he's a terrible shot or he was shooting the T1000.
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