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vincent 08-08-2012 03:50 PM

Never bring a hatchet to a gun fight...
 
A would-be burglar was shot in the shoulder this afternoon after breaking into a Tacoma home and throwing a hatchet at the homeowner

Read more here: http://blog.thenewstribune.com/crime/2012/06/27/tacoma-homeowner-dodges-hatchet-shoots-would-be-burglar/#storylink=cpy

Blueguns 08-08-2012 03:56 PM

I like this article. We should have a right to stand our ground, the way this guy does in his state.

I don't know why you would break in with a hatchet though.

vincent 08-08-2012 03:57 PM

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Originally Posted by Blueguns (Post 897016)
I like this article. We should have a right to stand our ground. Like this guy does in his state.

I don't know why you would break in with a hatchet.

Maybe his machete was in the shop...:D

Blueguns 08-08-2012 04:05 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by vincent

Maybe his machete was in the shop...:D

Yep probably broke it on the last house he robbed. :)

dog2000tj 08-08-2012 04:30 PM

if only the burglar had done a backflip while tossing the hatchet :p

clem_ 08-08-2012 09:13 PM

I would say the home owner should go to the shooting range more then once.

pmriley 08-08-2012 10:59 PM

Bravo to this home own owner. Needs to practice his approach though. I know some pretty wicked tomahawk throwers that don't miss.


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