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    Another round of Victim selection fail...this time EPIC FAIL

    Councilman Says Residents Fighting Back Against Crime - News Story - WEWS Cleveland


    CLEVELAND -- A robbery at an east side Cleveland bar was foiled late Monday night by a retired police officer and one of the owners.

    Police said three males walked into the Boardwalk Bar on Waterloo Road and asked for food just before midnight.

    They were told that the kitchen was closed and they left. A few minutes later, two teens, 18 and 19, returned wearing masks. One of them was brandishing a loaded .45-caliber handgun, said Lt. Thomas Stacho.

    Unbeknownst to the robbers, the retired officer and the bar owner were armed. They were among five people who were in the bar.

    The retired 4th District officer and the owner opened fire, striking and disabling the teens, Stacho said.

    They were in surgery with what have been described as non-life threatening injuries.

    All the guns were seized.

    Neighbors said this was the last bar you would want to try and rob. It's a hangout for law enforcement and ex-police officers.




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    Fail.
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    I can't remember the movie, but there was a scene almost exactly like this!
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    I hope they get their guns back without a big hassle - Not sure how that goes in Cleveland.

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    "They picked the wrong place in the wrong neighborhood and they got lead poisoning," said Cleveland Councilman Mike Polensek.
    How I wish this would happen everywhere where robberies happen. Good job guys.


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    Reps for who ever can remind me what that movie was....
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

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    Unfortunately I can't verify it but I thought it was Chuck Norris' movie Code of Silence.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    I can't remember the movie, but there was a scene almost exactly like this!
    maclean

    That was the diner in one of the Robcop movies where all the cops were having dinner.
    Another failure of the criminal school of victim selection 101.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lewisipso View Post
    Unfortunately I can't verify it but I thought it was Chuck Norris' movie Code of Silence.
    Yes!

    That's it!

    I just found the scene on Hulu. Thanks lew!
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    Yes!

    That's it!

    I just found the scene on Hulu. Thanks lew!
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    Anytime.
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    R.I.P. Arielle. 08/20/2010-09/16/2012


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    Awesome job by the officer

 

 

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