Shooter: Goal was to disable getaway car

Shooter: Goal was to disable getaway car

There are 2 comments on the Charlotte Observer story from Sep 14, 2009, titled Shooter: Goal was to disable getaway car. In it, Charlotte Observer reports that:

Seventy-six-year-old C.L. McClure, who shot and killed a 15-year-old robbery suspect last month, told investigators he chased the robbers who broke into his home because he wanted to shoot out the tires of their getaway car, according to a source close to the investigation.

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Pikeville, TN

#1 Sep 15, 2009
come on, C.L. McClure is a hero, and more people should be like him. he's got my vote for man of the year.

United States

#2 Sep 15, 2009
He has my vote as well. If everyone would join the old geezer, the criminal thugs would find a new hobby. Who knows, they might learn some arts and crafts or plant flowers, or even start helping little old ladies across the streets.

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