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Alabama hostage crisis
stretches into day 5: Suspect
holding a young boy hostage
has holed up in bunker
for days on end in the past

New York Daily News, by Victoria Cavaliere

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/2/2013 2:30:04 PM

An Alabama man holding a terrified young boy hostage in an underground bunker might not be giving up any time soon, authorities said. Police were negotiating through a 4-inch ventilation pipe with the man, believed to be Jimmy Lee Dykes, 65,a Vietnam veteran and retired truck driver with a wicked temper and a history of threatening neighbors. Authorities were tight lipped about the conversation with Dykes but said the hostage situation, which entered its fifth day on Saturday, might stretch on for a while. Dykes is holding a 5-year-old boy identified as Ethan

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bigken2, 2/2/2013 3:39:08 PM     (No. 9154691)

he has said he wants to talk to a reporter so let him talk if it can save the little boy why not

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 2/2/2013 4:18:08 PM     (No. 9154735)

I do not think that talking to a reporter is really what the old killer wants, I think he wants to kill the child and then blame it on the media and he should be shot the minute he comes out - what a despicable creature it is and I shudder to think that there are probably more of them all over the USA.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Japanorama, 2/2/2013 5:26:18 PM     (No. 9154800)

Pump sleeping gas into the house.
Must I think of everything?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 2/2/2013 7:07:23 PM     (No. 9154938)

I think there is a movement to ban bunkers, particularly assault bunkers.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 2/2/2013 7:17:01 PM     (No. 9154948)

They´re not in a house, #3 - they´re in a very small (approx. 6´x8´) underground bunker.
"Sleeping gas" as you call it would likely kill both the boy and the nutbag, as that sleeping gas would eventually (soon) cause suffocation.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: thelmalou, 2/2/2013 7:17:47 PM     (No. 9154949)

I just can´t say what I think should happen to this evil moron.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 2/2/2013 7:35:16 PM     (No. 9154965)

I can say it, #6, but if I wrote it here, I´d be banned.

I just pray God keeps the little boy safe.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dadofboys, 2/2/2013 8:15:14 PM     (No. 9155002)

Do any of our "hostage experts" remember the Chechen schoolhouse situation. The Russians pumped narcotic gas into the school. It killed half of the hostages. Some people watch too many "Mission Impossible" movies.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: killerbee, 2/2/2013 9:05:52 PM     (No. 9155042)

#8: that was actually the theater in Moscow. The Chechens took over a theater and held it for ... two days, IIRC. The Russians eventually pumped in gas and over two hundred hostages were killed by it. And those were adults.

The amount of gas needed to put the man to sleep would kill the child.

Keep praying.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: shamrock, 2/2/2013 9:57:28 PM     (No. 9155072)

Earlier he wanted to talk to a reporter. Wasn´t there one of those cops that had the cajones to go in?

And they want to disarm us? Geez Louise.

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