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hooded gunman pointed his weapon
at New York taxi driver - just
seconds before he shot him dead
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Caught on camera: Terrifying moment
hooded gunman pointed his weapon
at New York taxi driver - just
seconds before he shot him dead

Daily Mail [UK], by Amanda Williams

Original Article

Posted By:Ribicon, 1/14/2013 11:31:36 AM

This is the moment a gunman was caught on CCTV just seconds before shooting a taxi driver. The bearded man jumped into the back of a-cab in the Bronx area of New York in the early hours of Sunday, police have said. He then pulled out a gun and threatened driver Raphael Martinez, 54, in his cab around 5.10am when the driver did not understand his demands. The attack was captured on the in-car security cameras. According to the New York Post, police said he shot at the cab driver five times, hitting him twice, before waiting until

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Headline says cabbie is dead, article text says he´s in "stable condition." But Mayor Bloomberg might wonder, is that a supersize soda on the seat next to the criminal?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: formerNYer, 1/14/2013 11:39:51 AM     (No. 9115710)

hey that could be obummer´s son. no?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: fritzilou, 1/14/2013 11:40:30 AM     (No. 9115717)

The weapon used in this horrible, horrible crime is probably street bought like most illegal drugs; no gun control law will stop people like this. If he had a knife, he would have inflicted multiple stab wounds. Thank you God, for not letting this INNOCENT PERSON die in this senseless attack and thank you for the camera in the taxi that will lead the the capture of this animal. May he never get out of prison, since his intent was surely to murder Mr. Martinez.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 1/14/2013 11:43:30 AM     (No. 9115727)

I´m glad to see that all of Nanny Bloombergs Gun Control Laws stopped this crime.

Thank God that the man lived, and pray for his recovery...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: disasterman, 1/14/2013 11:59:23 AM     (No. 9115763)

Making everyone take more extensive background checks and limiting us all to firearms that hold seven rounds or less would have prevented this. s/.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lilo, 1/14/2013 12:02:08 PM     (No. 9115772)

Maybe Holder will tell the judge not to consider the death penalty in this case either.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: right-turn, 1/14/2013 12:20:17 PM     (No. 9115796)

Must be a fake. New York laws do not allow this guy to have a weapon therefor he doesn´t have one.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: tren9, 1/14/2013 12:22:02 PM     (No. 9115801)

Holder and the Revrum are on there way to NYC to make sure the perp has his rights respected. Obviously the perp is being criticized because we are racist.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: laotzu, 1/14/2013 12:52:25 PM     (No. 9115874)

And if Obama had a brother, he would look like the perp.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: privateer, 1/14/2013 12:54:19 PM     (No. 9115879)

Appears to be a hooded monk of the Order of St. Trayvon---who take a vow to reduce others to poverty.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bradcro, 1/14/2013 1:37:43 PM     (No. 9115982)

He usually holds the gun sideways and over his head so this was not his normal position.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Ruhn, 1/14/2013 1:44:09 PM     (No. 9115996)

Those wacky Amish strike again.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: veritas, 1/14/2013 1:50:46 PM     (No. 9116009)

1. Wait -- security cameras didn´t stop the crime? NYC gun laws didn´t stop the crime? Laws against attempted murder didn´t stop the crime? Laws against theft didn´t stop the crime? Laws against assault didn´t stop the crime? But -- why not?

2. Considering the pointless depravity and indifference to the victim ol´ Trayvon 2nd showed here, I´d have no problem voting for capital punishment for him.

3. Far past time to draw some lines in defense of civilization -- though such perps obviously have little use for it.

4. Uhhh, how is it that a readily-applicable identifying characteristic of the criminal isn´t mentioned? [That he´s right-handed. What did you think I meant?]

#10: Those "Homeboy Sights" are only manufactured for Glocks, not revolvers.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 1/14/2013 2:21:57 PM     (No. 9116067)

If Obama had a son...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: NJVol, 1/14/2013 3:30:34 PM     (No. 9116187)

But Congressman Rush told us hoodies don´t mean nuttin´ . . .

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