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Double Murder on "Gun-Free" College Campus in Wyoming

Judester Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 1:12 PM
Murder by cross bow but they show a hand gun, huh? One of those Bond derringers with buckshot would have stopped the murder.
Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 2:12 PM
DUH,the article is about such schools being "gun-free zones",that prohibit adult students from being armed to defend themselves.
and the best tool for that job is a handgun.
These students had no chance of being armed and prepared for self-defense against a crossbow wielder.

If you were involved in a desperately violent situation would you want to be armed and protected or left empty handed?

If it were me--a responsible 22 year old woman--I sure wouldn't want to be found in harms way without a way to defend myself, no matter what the location.

Two people--a faculty member and an additional victim (likely a student)--were violently murdered at Casper College in Wyoming this morning. The college spokesman, Rich Fujita, told reporters that a crossbow and another similar weapon were used in the attacks.

Wyoming state gun laws leave it to the...