An informant told authorities that Michael Emry had planned to take the Browning M2 to the refuge but backed out because of the law enforcement presence in the area.
Morrow went to the sheriff’s office to file a restraining order, but when deputies found he was wanted for drug trafficking, Morrow wasn’t ready to give up.
“Somehow, it has to be taught that this is not a good idea. This is actually stupid,” said George Francisco, Venice Chamber of Commerce Vice President.
The officer’s car was struck at least 21 times, but miraculously, the officer was not injured.
While some are outraged over the zoo’s decision, zoo officials, as well as many animal experts, stand behind their decision.
Two men are dead and several injured after a gunman opened fire with a “high powered weapon” in Houston on Sunday.
As Casada continued advancing toward Gregory while swinging the nunchucks, Gregory opened fire, striking Casada a total of six times.
One of the suspects got an unexpected surprised when he pushed a 7-year-old boy and the little boy pushed back.
Bratton said rap artists are “basically thugs” who are “celebrating the violence they lived all their lives” and that violence manifests at performances.
Witnesses said they last saw the teen with a bloodied face, screaming for help.