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Departments : Shots Fired

Shots Fired: South Congaree, S.C. 09•20•2003

While transporting a violent felon, Officer Jason Pruitt’s act of kindness led to a life-and-death struggle for his sidearm.

June 18, 2009  |  by - Also by this author


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michael d @ 6/27/2009 10:01 PM

Under estimation of a potential threat is deadly. You have to take the promises of the felon seriously. As the felon felt the noose tightening around his neck, he knew he had one chance to break free and he took it. This is a problem we either have had or will have someday. Feeling sorry for someone, although heart felt, can be deadly.

Michelle @ 8/5/2014 4:28 PM

Strange how the atopsy showed he was dead by the third shot an no gun powder on his hands jason ur a low life loser an a murderer ... i miss my dad to this day also half the charges u said were false like homicide ur a dummy js

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