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PostPosted: Sun Jul 27, 2014 8:59 pm 
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Recently a doctor was shot in Philadelphia, he was carrying so he was able to shoot back. Both shooters allegedly had .32 caliber handguns. Both survived, although another person did not. The shooter was hit four or five times out of seven rounds fired and apparently continued standing and was subdued while he was reloading.

In this one instance the .32 possibly did what it was intended to do, slow down, but not stop the attacker, or maybe not. I can see how a doctor might choose an ineffective weapon such the .32 for self defense. They are after all, supposed to prolong lives, not take them. On the other hand, the article didn't say how many shots the attacker used to kill the first person (yes it did-"Plotts shot Hunt twice in the head, Whelan said...") or how many were aimed towards the doctor, other than the one that grazed him?

http://articles.philly.com/2014-07-26/news/52062381_1_whelan-hospital-campus-own-gun

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