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Old February 13, 2013, 03:21 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by rebs View Post
The police had him surrounded and he was trapped, where was the negotiator who is supposed to atleast attempt him to give up ?
The owner of the cabin informed them that there were no communications at the cabin -- no phone, internet, or cable. That would have placed them in the position of having to get within bullhorn distance facing an expert marksman with a rifle.

I still am against using fire to "get" him.
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