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kissgoodnight
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:03:54 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Shooter is dead. He reportedly was using "assault rifle".

Mr. Perfect
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:07:22 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Could be accurate, since it sounds like he was making an assault. Then again, it might have been a pistol.

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grumpygy
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:09:49 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
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Police said that at least one person was shot in downtown Wheeling, W.Va., after a man fired around 20 shots with a rifle outside the Federal Building on Wednesday afternoon.

Initial reports of the shooting were received just before 3 p.m., the local news web site TheIntelligencer.net reported.

Authorities reportedly locked down the building. A suspect was taken into custody and taken to a local hospital.

Witnesses told WTRF-TV that a man pulled out a rifle and fired around 20 shots.

An officer told TheIntelligencer.net that at least one person was shot.





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RugerNiner
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:23:50 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Shooter was a former police officer.

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kissgoodnight
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:24:08 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Security Guard wounded. Shooter is an ex-police officer.

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Spider7115
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:27:31 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by kissgoodnight

Security Guard wounded. Shooter is an ex-police officer.




That would be dead shooter.

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grumpygy
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  5:46:32 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by RugerNiner

Shooter was a former police officer.



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us55840
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  6:06:13 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

Odds are this will NOT get much media coverage.


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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  8:21:01 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
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legear
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  8:42:39 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I watched a murder mystery on tv lastnight. The cop said the killer used a military type assualt weapon just like the leader a panama used.....


It was a semi auto mac10.

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austin20
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Posted - 10/09/2013 :  10:40:10 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
You would think that the media could be more accurate.
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Dads3040
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Posted - 10/10/2013 :  02:34:13 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
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Originally posted by austin20

You would think that the media could be more accurate.


Why would you think that?

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