He should have just stood there and been stabbed, according to the grieving mother. ‘Why would you just come out shooting?’ Mother of 14-year-old boy killed by Lake County homeowner questions man’s account.
Well, he didn’t come out shooting. He came out yelling, and two of the would-be car thieves came at him, one of whom was armed with a knife. But why clutter the issue with facts?
He was a lovable child.
Of course he was. And the outing with his cousins to commit felonies in Lake County was just a family get together, like Sunday dinner. I’m sure they are all lovable. At least by their mothers. But when they attack a stranger with a knife, not so much.
Find the details on the actual events, not as described by this woman, at the following link. Felony Murder in Illinois. And for an example of the media lies swirling around, see Lies, Damn Lies and Media Bias.
Self-defense is a human-right. And outside of Cook County, Illinois, anyway, actions have consequences.