The attackers are “not nice people," Jackson said.I will say that the baseball bats simplify the identification problem. Were I living in Denver, and a group of men carrying baseball bats approached me in an urban setting, there would certainly be a good cause to draw and insist that approaching within 15 feet would get someone shot.
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Any More Understatements, Sir?
July 19, 2011 Channel 7 in Denver has a news report about a group of robbers using baseball bats to attack couples leaving bars and restaurants at closing time. Denver's police spokesman engages in a great understatement: