Standoff ends with coastal Georgia ma...

Standoff ends with coastal Georgia man's death

There are 4 comments on the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer story from Sep 11, 2009, titled Standoff ends with coastal Georgia man's death. In it, Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports that:

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Police say a dispute over illegally displayed signs ended with the shooting death of a man after a three-hour standoff.

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NoBama

Marietta, GA

#1 Sep 11, 2009
Zoning nazi's ring up a kill. We have turned the zoning department of our governments into super charged home owners associations with the power of police behind them.
Brunswick Gator

United States

#3 Sep 11, 2009
First of all, let me say this, the entire story posted here is not correct, as is the case with most reporting from Brunswick reporters. Second, I agree with the fact it should be quite easy to determine if the wound was self-inflicted or inflicted by the officer. I cannot imagine you cannot tell if a shotgun blast was close range or from a distance and it is not that easy to kill yourself with a shotgun while running and if he had a shotgun I don't think there would be any question as to whether he had a weapon, it is not an easy weapon to conceal while police are shooting you with tazers and rubber bullets.
nurcra

Ithaca, NY

#4 Sep 12, 2009
this use to be a quiet little Island..
Capn Ned

Jesup, GA

#5 Sep 12, 2009
Bring back the causeway toll. Riff-raff don't like to pay toll - it cuts into their beer money.

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