Charge in Spokane auto theft killing rekindles lethal force debate Almost immediately after Spokane County Prosecutor Steve Tucker announced yesterday that 56-year-old Gail Gerlach would face a charge of first-degree manslaughter in the slaying of auto thief Brendon Kaluza-Graham on March 25, debate over the use of deadly force in the case erupted anew. Charge in Spokane auto theft killing rekindles lethal force debate - Seattle gun rights | Examiner.com =============================================== OP: Spokane-area residents debate: Should car thieves be shot? A lively discussion about justice, self-defense, property rights and the use of lethal force has erupted in Spokane this week in the wake of a fatal Monday morning shooting in which a recidivist car thief was fatally shot by his latest victim as he drove away in the shooters Chevy Suburban. Spokane-area residents debate: Should car thieves be shot? - Seattle gun rights | Examiner.com Ladies and Gents: Don't be shy about leaving an opinion below my column, or cut and paste it from what you say here. There is a level of frustration over criminals, but do we should we be able to open fire on them?