Re: NEWS: Genoa riots

From: Mike Lorrey (
Date: Sun Jul 22 2001 - 08:43:35 MDT

I'd give them a medal.

scerir wrote:
> Mike Lorrey
> > The individual 'shot' was a person who tossed a fire extinguisher
> > through the back window of a police vehicle that had people in it. For
> > all the occupants knew, the protester was tossing in a bomb or a molotov
> > cocktail. Additionally, he was not killed by shooting, when the
> > occupants of the vehicle fled the vehicle in fear of the 'extinguisher'
> > blowing up, the vehicle, which was in reverse, drove itself over the
> > protester. I'd say this is a Darwin Award nominee.
> Unfortunately he was killed by that bullet (as coroner now reports).
> But the problem is this: the policeman (carabiniere) who was driving
> and the other who was shooting (twice) are charged with murder.
> -s.

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