Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Wednesday, April 07, 2021

The story, that a K-9 named Arlo was shot in the line of duty in Thurston County, Washington, made waves in local news for weeks " and even garnered national attention. It had all the elements of what cable networks like to portray as feel-good news: Police had apprehended a suspect in a high-speed chase, he pointed a gun at them, and their dog had been injured in the altercation. But not to worry, thanks to efforts from the community and law enforcement, K-9 Arlo was on his way to a speedy recovery. The only problem? The gun wielded by the suspect that some had suggested shot Arlo didn't contain any bullets. No shell casings from his weapon were found at the scene. The only bullets that were fired came from the police.



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If a cop crashes while pursuing a criminal the crime final gets charged with assault.

#1 | Posted by Tor at 2021-04-07 11:34 AM | Reply

i thought you were going to say: if a cop crashes in the woods, is there still a tree?

#2 | Posted by ichiro at 2021-04-07 11:20 PM | Reply

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