If Only They Had A Gun

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

Archive for December, 2008

Man Sentenced to 41 Years for Kidnapping, Murder

Judge James Hackett reportedly ordered Kevin Scott to serve 34 years for a murder conviction and seven years for aggravated kidnapping, with the sentences to run back to back. Earnest Walker of Alton, IL was found with his throat cut. More information here.

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

December 16th, 2008 at 8:18 pm





Man sentenced to 30 to 60 years for the brutal rape of a 77-year-old

The victim said the assailant ripped off her clothes, raped her, then gagged her and bound her wrists and ankles with a bra and scarves. The assailant stole $85 from the victim’s purse and, in a final insult, stomped on the elderly woman’s chest as he left. The judge called this “one of the most horrific crimes” in her memory.

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

December 6th, 2008 at 4:49 pm