Virginia Tech Shooting

Discussion in 'The Fire For Effect and Totally Politically Incorr' started by Rhuga, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. Rhuga

    Rhuga Member

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    Oct 25, 2011
    Henderson, Nevada
    http://news.yahoo.com/virginia-tech-locked-down-two-killed-including-police-182138357.html

    How could this have been prevented? Did this happen because the people in direct contact with the shooter didn't see the warning signs or did they just not want to be involved? Is it the fault of society that this person just lost the reason of right from wrong? Or, is the shooter just a nut case and nothing could have been done to prevent it? It's too early to have any answers. All I have is questions.

    I can't wait for the follow-up stories and the media's choice of words to explain it. The bleeding hearts will have a field day on this one.

    I feel for the victims and no one wants to see this kind of thing happen at this date and time in our country, while it happens too often in the world and go's unreported.
     
    Last edited: Dec 8, 2011
  2. jlloyd73

    jlloyd73 Active Member

    Nov 28, 2010
    Well, the thing is right now that nobody really knows anything other than a cop and bystander got shot. So I think warning signs...etc...etc have no bearing at this point. This isn't a shooting spree deal like last time.
     

  3. Rhuga

    Rhuga Member

    710
    Oct 25, 2011
    Henderson, Nevada
    Hey J. I agree with you about it being too early to to really know anything. I revised my first post in saying.... I just have questions. I would just like to understand the motive behind this.
     
  4. jlloyd73

    jlloyd73 Active Member

    Nov 28, 2010
    I got that the second read on your post. I wouldn't worry about it because I don't think there was a "motive" other than him being a punk. The way I see it is that if the guy wanted to go on a spree there would be more bodies......that's just my opinion though.
     
  5. Millwright

    Millwright Well-Known Member

    Jun 30, 2005
    Latest info released states the second body found in the parking lot adjacent to Duck Pond Drive is the shooter. >MW
     
  6. raven818

    raven818 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Oct 3, 2011
    Jax, Fl.
    Gotta wait a sec...Fox is telling it now>

    Believed to be a VT Student. Found dead with a gun next to the body. Said the " student " might have wanted to kill himself. Murder / Suicide.

    Office was involved in a non related traffic-stop.
     
  7. Prizefighter

    Prizefighter New Member

    412
    Mar 16, 2007
    North Carolina
    Did he have beef with that cop for some reason? Seems strange that he'd pick a random cop to shoot before doing himself.
     
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