By Bob Owens
Three thugs attacked an ice cream truck driver with a baseball bat in an armed robbery yesterday and beat him severly in an attack that clearly justified the use of deadly force in response.
A man driving an ice cream truck was attacked by three suspects outside the Bella Vista Apartments.
The police reports says the suspects robbed Mamadou Bah, 54, of 480 dollars and then beat him.
Police said the incident happened around 7:20 p.m. on Tuesday.Charra Terry witnessed the attack.“It was sad, real, real sad to see,” Terry said.Officers were told three males assaulted the victim. He was transported to a local hospital in non-critical condition.
While the exact wording to justify the use of deadly force varies from state to state, the general principle is that citizens have the right to use deadly force to repeal a deadly force attack on themselves or a third party.
In this incident, 54-year-old ice cream truck operator Mamadou Bah is outnumbered 3-1 and his attackers are using a baseball bat against him in an armed robbery. If Bah had a concealed carry permit and shot the man swinging the bat at him he …Read the Rest
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