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Men posing as snow shovelers invade Girard home, steal firearms

Published: Fri, December 28, 2012 @ 4:09 a.m.


Police are searching for two men who invaded a home after posing as snow shovelers.

Officers said the men knocked on the door of a Miller Drive home about 9 p.m. Wednesday and asked if they could clear the homeowner’s driveway of snow.

According to reports, the two men forced their way into the home and pushed the victim to the ground. The victim said he was subdued by one man while the other ransacked his bedroom and living room.

He said the robbers took a 9 mm pistol, a shotgun and his cellphone.

Witnesses outside said they saw two men run to a light-colored SUV, and one man carried a shotgun. They said the SUV drove north on Atlanta Street.


1meandoctorx(13 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

how pathetic! lucky the resident was not killed!

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2oldmillspice(160 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

Whats needed is a few more of these morons need to be offed !

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3Lifes2Short(3875 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

Pitiful, disgusting, filthy cockroaches. Hopefully they end up six feet under. Useless DNA's.

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4excel(277 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

More gun laws are needed to thwart these kinds of crimes.

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5IslandMike(726 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

This homeowner was armed, it didn't help him. If being 'armed' is the answer to keeping us safe, then we'd be the safest country in the civilized world. Instead we're the most dangerous civilized nation on the globe.

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6UsuallyBlunt(105 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

9 pm...someone knocks on your door...do you just open it up and say "hello, can I help you?"... OR... Do you have your 9mm in your hand when you answer it?

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7hollywood(94 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

i have a gun put away but i also have a big pit that barks very loud whenever anybody knocks on my door. so id say to everybody, get a big loud dog if your not gonna answer your door with a gun. most of these stupid criminals will run from a dog! or choose the house that dnt have a dog!

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