If Only They Had A Gun

Cases where a having a gun could have made all the difference

Archive for November, 2008

IL Man sentenced to 13 years in rape

DuPage County judge has reportedly sentenced a man to 13 years in prison for raping a Woodridge woman, then leading police on a car chase that ended when he crashed into an elderly couple’s living room in Hinsdale. The woman that 29-year-old former Aurora resident Joshua Colwell reportedly plead guilty to raping had an order of protection against him at the time he committed the crimes. More information here.

Things might have turned out differently if only they had a gun.

November 23rd, 2008 at 4:55 pm





One Killed One Seriously Injured After Violent LA Home Invasion

Police are investigating a home invasion and double shooting that has left one man dead and a woman with serious injuries. Police say a man entered the home armed with a handgun and began firing shots. After shooting his victims, the suspect escaped on foot. More information here.

Things might have turned out differently if only they had a gun.

November 16th, 2008 at 6:34 pm





CT Man Shot by Home Invaders Who Didn’t Like his Belongings

A 39-year-old man was shot by one of of the three robbers who forced their way into his home on South Marshall Street in Hartford, CT, as he was returning home, police reportedly said.  The criminals then proceeded to ransack the man’s home. One of the home invaders was disappointed by the man’ belongings, and shot him. More information here.

Things might have turned out differently if only they had a gun.

November 10th, 2008 at 12:58 pm