Skip to main content

View Diary: Boston, MA vs West, TX (281 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Just after the firefight, an officer (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    ER Doc

    Described the gun being fired at by one of the brothers as a "long gun" - repeatedly, over the scanner. Later, the searchers were searching for long guns during the sweep. Those long guns were found in the late afternoon/early evening on Friday. The subsequent shoot-out at the boat involved a long gun.

    They did not specify what style of long gun was being used in any of the radio communications.

    •  I did find a news report that the guns (1+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      radical simplicity

      included a 9 mm semiauto pistol, a .40 caliber semiauto pistol, and an M4 carbine, which is another term for an AR-15-type rifle with a shorter barrel and a telescoping-type folding stock.

      -7.25, -6.26

      We are men of action; lies do not become us.

      by ER Doc on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 04:51:07 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site