Former suburban storeowner shot at th...

Former suburban storeowner shot at thief, now faces trial

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Sun-Times story from Jun 18, 2012, titled Former suburban storeowner shot at thief, now faces trial. In it, Chicago Sun-Times reports that:

Dawoud Zoubeidi, a former storeowner charged with gun crimes after he fired at a robber, stands outside of his former store, The Connection Wear at 1571 E. Sibley Calumet City,Il. Thursday, June 14, 2012 The answer may come in August when Dawoud "David" Zoubeidi is scheduled to stand trial on felony weapons charges for firing three shots at a man ... (more)

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Citizens right

Palos Hills, IL

#1 Jun 19, 2012
The Chicago suntimes is biased. The editor redacts the story "shop owner's argument off-target" after it was posted on major news outlets. Only a caward buckles under political pressure such as the editor of this story. I'm sure if there was a group or armed thugs howling around his office harassing him he would have more sympathy and understand that Mr zoubeidi did what he had to do.
Read the calumet city police records. There were three armed robberies that took place within the past couple of years and six forced break inn's. The suntimes does not report any this information because it's Revelant and conflicts with the political atmosphere at hand regarding gun laws in this corrupt state.
From this day on I will refer to the Chicago suntimes as ( AlJazeera) until they get there facts straight.
Mr zoubeidi had a right to retrieve his merchandise, if the armed thug flashed his weapon in the process then zoubeidi had every right to shoot in self deference.
Quit wasting our tax money on flavorless prosecution and tend to more important issues such as the thirteen murders that happened over the weekend.

Melrose Park, IL

#2 Jun 19, 2012
It is time that the citizens take back the city we once knew and not the slums it is today.

Melrose Park, IL

#3 Jun 19, 2012
Texas has a great stand your ground law. This law would be perfect in this thug infested state. If we dont get our act together, this state will be like mexico with the cartels running the country.

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