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How did the Colorado shooter afford all the stuff? We all know what it cost

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by jjackffrost, Jul 28, 2012.

  1. jjackffrost

    jjackffrost central oregon Active Member

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    How did the Colorado shooter afford all the stuff? We all know what it cost
    Looks like one of every peppers gun
    Unemployed medical student having trouble paying his loans.
    How did the Colorado shooter afford all the stuff?
    Pulse 3 40 cal glocks
    One high end AK
    And 6000 rounds of ammo
    Let’s not forget body armor I cannot afford with a good full time job
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  2. Modeler

    Modeler Molalla, Oregon Soccer Fan

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    If you're stupid enough to perpetrate a massacre like that, you're stupid enough to use credit cards.
     
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  3. Bob D

    Bob D Oregon, Cascades Well-Known Member

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  4. Rascals

    Rascals Portland Or Active Member

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    He did not have body armor. He wore a tactical vest. No protection. Had an AR not an AK. And Im still curious about the reports from the witnesses about other gas being thrown in from the door when he was on theother side and the phone calls talking about multiple people. Also what about the reports about him having meetings the month before with people in suits at the Starbucks ect.
     
  5. jjackffrost

    jjackffrost central oregon Active Member

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    The gunman, wearing what Aurora Police Department officials described as nearly head-to-toe “ballistic gear,” including a throat protector and leggings, plus a gas mask and a long black coat, came in through a parking lot exit door near the screen of Theater 9.
    this is from the new york time also the first police on sight.
     
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  6. PinoyBoy

    PinoyBoy Snohomish County, WA Member

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    The "supposed body armor" showed on Piers Morgan seems to be over exaggerated. Was he really this suited up?

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    @jjackffrost:
    The picture you have on the first post is from Neil Prescott, not James Holmes.

    Aurora-Gear.jpg
     
  7. swoop

    swoop Milwaukie, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    That's a good picture, but it belongs to a copycat joker, Neil Prescott from DC. The nut made a bunch of threatening calls to his boss who he thought was about to fire him. Look what the cops found. "IDIOT"
     
  8. darkminstrel

    darkminstrel PDX Well-Known Member

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    Exactly, this isn't Holmes' weaponry.
     
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    DMax Yamhill Well-Known Member

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    Nothing like having the federal gov buy the very thing they want to ban. That is the current gov way. Just like we paid for FF guns
     
  10. Riot

    Riot Benton County, Washington Well-Known Member

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    For those of you that still think James Holmes wasn't wearing body armor...

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  11. Rascals

    Rascals Portland Or Active Member

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    Do you have better pics? Becasue it could be airsoft for all we know. Heck they reported that AR was an AK also. Still cant find out 3 or 4 guns I have heard it both ways so many times. Also they reprorted 2 people so what is right? That pic does not prove anything. You might be right but then again I have heard the news report so much BS cant trust them at all.
     
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    Riot Benton County, Washington Well-Known Member

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    Dinged Portland, OR Active Member

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    Interesting link... There's a ballistic shield by the building, either left by the police (doubt it) or he was trying to use it, though with his hands full with firearms not sure how that would work. One of the items shown in the pictures does look like your typical ballistic vest, not sure about the helmet, could be an airsoft replica or it could be genuine. Creepily enough there looks like a trail of bloody footprints in the last picture.
     
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    Rascals Portland Or Active Member

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  15. Garg

    Garg east of portland metro Hold my beer..... watch this Bronze Supporter

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    If that receipt is real, then it was a tac vest. not body armour.
     
  16. Dinged

    Dinged Portland, OR Active Member

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    Yeah that's definitely a load bearing vest according to that picture. Doesn't necessarily mean he doesn't have a vest but that's an interesting note
     
  17. fd15k

    fd15k Tigard,OR Well-Known Member

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    So he didn't get guns from Eric Holder ?
     
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  18. Garg

    Garg east of portland metro Hold my beer..... watch this Bronze Supporter

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    fd15k Tigard,OR Well-Known Member

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    There are some other possibilities. The shooter might have been dumb and thought that vest had ballistic protection. Or he wore armor underneath the vest. Or he had no armor at all, besides the helmet :)
     
  20. SonicBlue03

    SonicBlue03 Snohomish Well-Known Member

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    He drove a Hyundai? That should've been enough to deny him a firearm.