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Thread: Standoff happening right now.

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    Standoff happening right now.

    Just a couple blocks from my house.

    Halifax said when police arrived and began talking to the man he appeared to become more upset. They also saw the man had a weapon nearby.
    Read more: Des Moines standoff enters second day | Local News - KCCI Home

    We can hear the negotiator clearly while we are outside. One of my gf's acquaintances is on the SWAT team.

    How does your dept handle this? I would not have the patience to be a negotiator.
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    “He has some issues he wants to work out.”
    http://blogs.desmoinesregister.com/d...moines/article

    There is a bar about 1/2 block from there. One of the band members was wondering why it was so slow in the bar.
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    There have been many commands for him to come out with his hands up. Not long ago they announced they would cut off power to the house.

    Beautiful day for a standoff. 66 degrees 37% humidity and sunny.

    I am going outside to prep my grill for the steak dinner tonight. Will report any more info as it comes.
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    From one of the musicians at the bar last night.

    I will say the officers at the standoff last night were personable and humorous with all of us at the Hull Ave. It was refreshing and put a face behind the badge. I hope they are all safe.
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    Hopefully the officers resolve it safely. Maybe you could take over a platter of food for them
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    Quote Originally Posted by IMGreat101 View Post
    There have been many commands for him to come out with his hands up. Not long ago they announced they would cut off power to the house.

    Beautiful day for a standoff. 66 degrees 37% humidity and sunny.

    I am going outside to prep my grill for the steak dinner tonight. Will report any more info as it comes.
    You do realize that it is your civic duty to provide steak for all the cops there, if you're going to cook it right in front of them like that...

    I take mine medium rare.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jks9199 View Post
    You do realize that it is your civic duty to provide steak for all the cops there, if you're going to cook it right in front of them like that...

    I take mine medium rare.
    On my kitchen counter as we speak. Two large USDA Choice Midwest grain fed New York Strips, rubbed with a little olive oil, cracked black pepper and minced fresh garlic. Going on the grill with a little cherry wood.

    Nah, you wouldn't want that.
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    I started this thread reading about a stand off and finished it hungry. WTF?
    Pleasing nobody, one person at a time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    I started this thread reading about a stand off and finished it hungry. WTF?
    IMG could turn a conversation about the weather into a mouthwatering food story.
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    Maybe the EDP will surrender for a NY strip.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post
    IMG could turn a conversation about the weather into a mouthwatering food story.
    '

    It was so nice out tonight I could sit outside with my godiva's and cognac!
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    And the EDP is an Elvis Impersonator!

    Elvis impersonator holds police at bay for second day | Local News - KCCI Home

    I need to rush a platter of cheeseburgers to them!
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    I bet they would appreciate that.
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    ELVIS Impersonator HAS LEFT THE BUILDING!

    Des Moines Police said the Metro S.T.A.R. team developed a plan to have negotiators coax 53-year-old Michael Wayne Reed out onto his porch. Police then used a Taser to subdue him and take him into custody.
    Read more: Standoff ends overnight | Local News - KCCI Home
    To Live Is To Eat

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    We were all born wild. It was up to our parents to domesticate us.

 

 

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