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Old 04-05-2020, 02:50 AM
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This could well be the first COVID-19 stress related killing. In Vegas, I'm actually surprised it took this long.

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Old 04-05-2020, 09:38 AM
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I'm afraid that the longer this mess we are in goes on there will be more cases of unnecessary violence, such as this one. I hope I am wrong, but I will not not bet on it. Sad deal all around.
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Old 04-05-2020, 10:12 AM
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This could well be the first COVID-19 stress related killing. In Vegas, I'm actually surprised it took this long.

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This has nothing to do with any virus. It's just business as usual.

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Sorry, can’t blame every crime on this virus.
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Old 04-05-2020, 10:44 AM
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I think the same could be said for some hospital deaths. If you are 90, have COPD, on oxygen, etc. and contract the common cold, the seasonal virus, or COVID-19, the end result is probably going to be the same.
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Sounds like a garden variety domestic killing.
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Old 04-05-2020, 11:48 AM
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News reports say domestic violence is up, what with everyone largely cooped up at home. Makes sense, unfortunately.
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Our city has had an increase in auto theft, burglaries etc, even more than before. Though I am sure thats the same for many areas. But with a nation stressed out over monetary and health concerns, I am just waiting to read about someone who defended their property by use of force.
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So is this going to be the "new" defense line?

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the media keeps us well informed of the daily virus death count...its the current trending drama........

in the past....during summer weekends, in chicago, several are shot daily....its a standard feature...so not much attention is reported....
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Well, here is one you can hang on the virus and panicked idiots.

I just ran across a story that says an Illinois man evidently killed his girlfriend and then himself because he suspected she had Covid 19. The police got called to do a welfare check by the idiot's parents and found the house locked up. After they broke in, they found both dead in different rooms and by the man, a loaded revolver with 2 empty and 3 loaded rounds in it. They also said the house was orderly and neat. The article also said that both deceased tested negative for Covid 19.

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Well, here is one you can hang on idiots.

I just ran across a story that says an Illinois man evidently killed his girlfriend and then himself because he suspected she had Covid 19. The police got called to do a welfare check by the idiot's parents and found the house locked up. After they broke in, they found both dead in different rooms and by the man, a loaded revolver with 2 empty and 3 loaded rounds in it. They also said the house was orderly and neat. The article also said that both deceased tested negative for Covid 19.

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