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    1 Gun > 5 baseball bats

    Home resident kills home invader during attempted robbery | Breaking News from the Press-Register - al.com

    dates from Mobile and surrounding communities Home resident kills home invader during attempted robbery

    By The Associated Press

    February 14, 2010, 4:01PM

    MOODY, Ala. -- Four men are charged with felony murder and a fifth was shot and killed by the resident during an alleged home invasion.
    Authorities said the men were armed with baseball bats when they entered a home in the Trails End community just before midnight Thursday
    St. Clair County Sheriff's Department Capt. Billy Murray said the resident was assaulted but shot and killed Robert Joseph Denton, 19, of Moody.
    He identified the other four men as 19-year-old Mark Lyle Massey, 20-year-old Nicholas Bell, 18-year-old Richard Allen Holloway and 21-year-old Duel Wayne Pope.
    Massey and Bell are from Trussville while Holloway and Pope are from Leeds.
    The home's resident, whose name was not released, sustained non-life threatening injuries.
    The men were charged with felony murder "because a murder occurred during the course of these individuals committing a burglary," Murray said.

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    I tried, but I can't shed a tear for the dead perp
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    I tried, but I can't shed a tear for the dead perp
    didn't even try... come into my house with the same scenario and it'll be more than one down...
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    Doesn't sound like there was a murder to me, just self defense
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    Quote Originally Posted by 213th View Post
    Doesn't sound like there was a murder to me, just self defense
    the three who got away were charged with murder (from what I got) because of they were in the act of committing a burglary - it's the same way here - if you're committing a robbery, home invasion, and a few other violent crimes and someone gets killed during the commission - you're charged with murder...
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    Quote Originally Posted by 213th View Post
    Doesn't sound like there was a murder to me, just self defense
    Same thing in Washington...

    BARRK crimes that result in a death get you charged with homicide.

    Burglary 1, Arson 1, Rape 1, Robbery 1, and Kidnapping 1.

    So the four numbnuts that survived get charged with Homicide because their buddy died during the Burglary 1.
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    Baseball bats vs gun? Yourrr Outttt !!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Twan007 View Post
    the three who got away were charged with murder (from what I got) because of they were in the act of committing a burglary - it's the same way here - if you're committing a robbery, home invasion, and a few other violent crimes and someone gets killed during the commission - you're charged with murder...

    Quote Originally Posted by Maclean
    Same thing in Washington...

    BARRK crimes that result in a death get you charged with homicide.

    Burglary 1, Arson 1, Rape 1, Robbery 1, and Kidnapping 1.

    So the four numbnuts that survived get charged with Homicide because their buddy died during the Burglary 1.
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    Bump for our al.com visitors. All visitors feel free to check back for other such stories in the "In the News" section.

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