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Would-be robber shot, killed
by Domino´s pizza driver

News 13 [Orlando, FL], by Jerry Hume

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Posted By:earlybird, 8/25/2013 7:36:14 PM

WEST MELBOURNE -- Investigators say a Brevard County pizza delivery man took action into his own hands -- shooting and killing a would-be robber. Investigators said Byron Park, a Domino´s employee, had just delivered a pizza to one of the rooms at the Days Inn off US-192 near Interstate 95. Park, 54, went back to his car, sat down and starting counting his money and tip, waiting for his next call for a delivery. That’s when investigators said 32-year-old Fredrick Kelly Jr. approached him with a knife, demanding money and threatening to kill him. Park pulled out his firearm and fired once toward Kelly,

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This is what Stand Your Ground is all about in Florida.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 8/25/2013 7:42:11 PM     (No. 9491015)

Pizza with lead topping. A new menu option if you try to rob the delivery boy.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: feet2fire, 8/25/2013 7:45:23 PM     (No. 9491022)

President B. H. Obama himself said, "If they bring a knife to the fight, we bring a gun."

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Reply 3 - Posted by: veritas, 8/25/2013 7:52:49 PM     (No. 9491034)

Stinky running out of "sons" yet?

[BTW, this article will be on file at the Knife-to-Gunfight Department.]

FTA: Sheriff Wayne Ivey [said] "The suspect in this investigation was released from prison in 2009, after serving a reduced sentence for similar violent crimes." Investigators said Kelly had a lengthy violent criminal history, which included armed robbery, false imprisonment and aggravated battery.

a. Nice work, legal system. Darned near had another murder you helped bring about.
b. Freddie seems to have been unappreciative of all that leniency.
c. Any comment from Curtis "Freddie´s Dead" Mayfield?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: alpha91c, 8/25/2013 7:55:42 PM     (No. 9491037)

The driver was just helping keep the gene pool clean.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 8/25/2013 7:55:54 PM     (No. 9491038)

Buy a Dominos tomorrow night, support people who aren´t going to take this **** anymore.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lazyman, 8/25/2013 8:01:05 PM     (No. 9491047)

Now that is a late term abortion!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/25/2013 8:01:45 PM     (No. 9491048)

Just one round fired? Hey Byron, you ain´t the Lone Ranger. Should have emptied it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Japanorama, 8/25/2013 8:04:38 PM     (No. 9491053)

Good news, in 30 min. or less.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bob913, 8/25/2013 8:10:41 PM     (No. 9491066)

What does obama have to say or Kathy Griffith?

Avert your eyes. Article goes to Breitbart
http://tinyurl.com/llzemau

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Reply 10 - Posted by: rugerman2242, 8/25/2013 8:10:43 PM     (No. 9491067)

If Byron is a white hispanic, Angela Cory will be holding a news conference shortly to take over the investigation from sheriff Ivey and charge him with 2nd degree murder.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 8/25/2013 8:14:41 PM     (No. 9491076)

Not original, but I can´t resist --- caution, driver only carries $5 worth of ammunition.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 8/25/2013 8:16:19 PM     (No. 9491082)

Want to take bets the driver gets a pink slip for defending his life on the job? We all know the proper response is to give up the money and do exactly what the armed scum tells you to do.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/25/2013 8:16:35 PM     (No. 9491083)

In other news sources, they said the driver was a former cop. Dominio´s has already backtracked by saying the drivers are not suppose to be armed, but did not know about that particular location´s rules.

People are fed up.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: bluebonnet, 8/25/2013 8:19:52 PM     (No. 9491088)

Note the driver, Mr. Park´s age!
Now that´s what I call "gun control"!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 8/25/2013 8:33:10 PM     (No. 9491101)

Uh oh another hate crime instigated by a creepy cracker. Jesse gonna be revisiting the Sunshine State and racking up those frequent flyer´s miles.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 8/25/2013 8:33:54 PM     (No. 9491102)

You want to see what´s wrong with our justice system?
This:

FTA: "...after serving a reduced sentence for similar violent crimes.”

A reduced sentence... AFTER he´s already got a record for armed robbery, false imprisonment and aggravated batter.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: ronbet, 8/25/2013 8:58:16 PM     (No. 9491133)

Kelly´s history of crime has come to an end!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: lylacat, 8/25/2013 8:59:04 PM     (No. 9491135)

Article was careful not to mention the race of the robber. And the robber had a knife, probably time to ban knives, and how about some knife control laws. Nice shot, pizza driver.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: brownshoepogue, 8/25/2013 9:00:31 PM     (No. 9491138)

I am glad our 2nd amendment rights and SYG laws are working to help protect law abiding Americans. Be alert though to more than one perp. The feral simians usually hunt in packs, where one will distract while the other(s) move in from the flanks or rear and pounce on the victim. Mr Benton, the WW II vet may have been the victim of such 2v1 or multi v 1 attacks. We know that the Aussie kid was hunted down and shot in the back by a pack of three feral thugs. Recommend keep alert and your 2nd amendment tool kit at the ready.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 8/25/2013 9:14:47 PM     (No. 9491150)

The ex perp is pictured in the article.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 8/25/2013 9:22:30 PM     (No. 9491164)

Creep deletion continues apace. I love it!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: reddfroge, 8/25/2013 9:33:16 PM     (No. 9491173)

what is sad, if true, that the shooter was an xcop....why is he delivering pizzas????

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Reply 23 - Posted by: get er done, 8/25/2013 10:03:47 PM     (No. 9491194)

If Obama had a son, he would look like Frederick Kelly, Jr.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: cartcart, 8/25/2013 10:10:53 PM     (No. 9491197)

I have no sympathy on this one. The driver did the right thing and this thug was stopped cold.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: LoneVoice, 8/25/2013 10:23:07 PM     (No. 9491201)

What was the make and caliber of the firearm?

Where did the bullet hit the body of the waste of flesh who is now dead?

I just want to know what works. He only had to use one shot.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 8/25/2013 10:35:58 PM     (No. 9491211)

Half cheese and half coffin, please.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: stonepony, 8/25/2013 11:27:18 PM     (No. 9491247)

I do not think this could have happened to a more deserving person than mr. kelly

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Reply 28 - Posted by: pigop, 8/25/2013 11:36:46 PM     (No. 9491254)

Kelly looked like Obama´s half brother!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: PAdiva, 8/25/2013 11:41:11 PM     (No. 9491257)

He had the knife to cut the pizza./s

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Reply 30 - Posted by: veritas, 8/25/2013 11:43:48 PM     (No. 9491262)

#7: A collapsing Freddie going below the window opening in the car door could have taken him out of the sight picture.

#11: How about bumper stickers on pizza delivery men´s cars -- "Smile. Wait for flash"?

#12: Indeed, do what the perp says, like "be quiet while I kill you."

#16: Outrageous indeed.

#19: Excellent advice. Beware tunnel vision. Clever perps might have somebody they consider expendable approach first ["Yeah, go prove you got the stuff, kid, and you can hang with us"]. If the Newbie gets you, they´re ahead. If you get the Newbie but you lock up so they get you, they´re ahead.

#22: Seriously, he might just want to get out, interact with people, enjoy a little camaraderie.

#25: I have read that a study/studies by Marshall and Sanow found the [surprise!] .45 ACP Federal Hydra-Shok rounds best by far at "one shot stops" as reported from street incidents. I have also heard the M&S report is in some way questionable. Sorry, no details on that.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: coldoc, 8/26/2013 12:00:50 AM     (No. 9491274)

Kudos all around to all the posters!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: lana720, 8/26/2013 12:00:52 AM     (No. 9491275)

Perfect, #1!

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Reply 33 - Posted by: geoguy, 8/26/2013 12:03:15 AM     (No. 9491278)

I had to check out my suspicions about the perp to see if he was a black. Yep, no surprise there. How predictable.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/26/2013 12:24:17 AM     (No. 9491290)

Wonder if Obama will have a comment about this matter during his MLK Day speech on Wednesday?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 8/26/2013 1:19:37 AM     (No. 9491317)

#29, I was gonna say, "I wanted thin-crust damn it!"

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Reply 36 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 8/26/2013 1:27:49 AM     (No. 9491322)

At last, an upbeat article amongst all the downers.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: choey, 8/26/2013 1:30:25 AM     (No. 9491326)

and when do they charge the pizza guy with murder and a hate crime?

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Reply 38 - Posted by: provide, 8/26/2013 6:02:06 AM     (No. 9491409)

I worked for Domino´s in the 80´s. We carried little money and were instructed not to resist robbery. Anything else would result in termination.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: Old Army Vet, 8/26/2013 9:05:43 AM     (No. 9491632)

Take is easy #7, Bryon did the right thing. It took him one shot to stop the perp. That´s what the law says, use force to stop the perp, not kill him. One good result of this crime stop is that we won´t have to worry about any future crime from this perp. He has passed on into that great prison system in the great beyond. Hope his fire suit is working well.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: jacksin5, 8/26/2013 9:51:08 AM     (No. 9491721)

There will be a lawsuit against Domino´s corporate offices.

Perp "was a good boy,turning his life around,etc.etc,"

I think all delivery drivers, store clerks etc. should have the right and be trained to use deadly force. The robbers just don´t value human life anymore.


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Reply 41 - Posted by: woodsman, 8/26/2013 10:46:22 AM     (No. 9491818)

Domino´s delivers!

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Reply 42 - Posted by: bugboy, 8/26/2013 11:56:02 AM     (No. 9491946)

To bad Florida doesn´t have a law like Texas.

If you are injured while committing a crime, in Texas, neither the perp nor any of his family can sue anyone.

Makes common sense, if you weren´t engaged in the act that caused you to be injured you wouldn´t have been injured.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: woodsman, 8/26/2013 12:34:40 PM     (No. 9492048)

Brings new meaning to the term "carry out"

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Reply 44 - Posted by: mickturn, 8/26/2013 2:08:00 PM     (No. 9492223)

YOWZER...short career guaranteed!

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Reply 45 - Posted by: Faith_and_reason, 8/26/2013 8:21:55 PM     (No. 9492765)

"I do not possess silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you..."

"...eat lead" [Paraphrase of Acts 3:6, with no apologies, since it was justice.]

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American Thinker, by J. Paul Masko    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/19/2014 7:48:36 AM     Post Reply
I began reading the entirety of the first section of the New York Times at nine years old, and continued that practice, more or less, for decades.(snip) ...the power of reverence, intrinsic to what I call the “cascade” of The Times: the near avalanche-like flow and distribution of information through electronic and print networks: through like-minded network newscasts, magazines, local newspaper s, blogs, daytime talk TV, late-night entertainment, statements at media award ceremonies, the celebrity Twitterverse, etc. The cascade rolls through Saturday Night Live, Jon Stewart, The New Yorker, the mouths of third-grade teachers, Elmo, Madonna and Susan Sarandon …through

Pelosi assists in Holy Week
foot-washing ritual

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San Francisco Chronicle, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Harlowe- 4/18/2014 11:46:54 AM     Post Reply
To "honor the dignity and work of immigrants," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children Thursday at Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco. Pelosi also used the occasion to talk about passing HR15 - bipartisan immigration legislation that her office says would "reduce the deficit by nearly $1 trillion, secure our borders, unite our families, protect our workers and provide an earned pathway to citizenship." The Democratic leader´s ceremony coincides with Pope Francis´ similar ceremony in Rome to mark Holy Week.

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

Obama: ´For me, Easter is a story of hope,
a belief in a better day to come´

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/19/2014 9:16:36 AM     Post Reply
Hi, everybody. For millions of Americans, this time of year holds great meaning. Earlier this week, we hosted a Passover Seder at the White House, and joined Jewish families around the world in their re-tellings of the story of the Exodus and the victory of faith over oppression. And this Sunday, Michelle, Malia, Sasha, and I will join our fellow Christians around the world in celebrating the Resurrection of Christ, the salvation he offered the world, and the hope that comes with the Easter season. These holy days have their roots in miracles that took place long ago. And yet, they still inspire us, guide us, and strengthen us today. They remind us of our

Ann Coulter takes up ‘Mitt
Romney for President’ chant again

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/18/2014 7:03:28 PM     Post Reply
Conservative columnist Ann Coulter — who used her talk show platform in the last presidential election cycle to campaign hard for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney — has taken up the mantra once again, calling on Republicans to give the failed White House bidder another shot in 2016. She made the suggestion during a discussion on Sean Hannity’s radio show while speaking of her new book, “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican.” Ms. Coulter also addressed the question of Mr. Romney’s shortcomings by saying that his 2012 loss wasn’t entirely his fault. “I think too much blame, not only in this

Clintons celebrate Chelsea’s
pregnancy announcement

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New York Post, by Stephanie Smith    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/19/2014 8:32:52 AM     Post Reply
The Clintons had a busy night of celebrations after Chelsea announced she and husband Marc Mezvinsky are expecting a baby. Bill joined “House of Cards” star Kevin Spacey at the Revlon Rainforest Fund Benefit Concert at Carnegie Hall Thursday, joking of Spacey’s Machiavellian character, “When I was president people accused me of murder all the time, made a show of investigating. Spacey’s president for 15 minutes and he gets away with murder.” Spacey, who sang during the event with Sting, Stephen Stills and James Taylor, also showed off his Johnny Carson impression, taking a swipe at the coverage of Flight


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