An Iraq War soldier distraught over a lost dog blasted away with a rifle inside an apartment complex near Canal and Vista late Tuesday, prompting frantic calls to 911.
When Boise coppers arrived they were confronted in a stairwell or hallway by the armed man who they say refused to drop his weapon. The “gang that couldn’t shoot straight” unleashed a volley of about a dozen rounds and missed every time.
The man later surrendered. He is a prison guard employed by the state of Idaho and following the shooting is suspended without pay, according to a corrections spokesman.
Since no one was killed, we can only ponder what the funerals would have been like for either the military veteran or the coppers…OR any of the tenants.
No word on the fate of the lost dog.
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