Increasing injustice between the “Haves” and the “Have Nots”

Teen Drink-Drive Killer’s Sentence Slammed

Ethan Couch

Ethan Couch at court. Pic: WFAA

A 16-year-old avoids prison after lawyers argued he had “affluenza” – which reportedly affects the children of wealthy families.

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McDonald’s Shooting Failed Due to Jammed Gun or Heavenly Intervention

Jestin Joseph allegedly attempted to rob the Fort Worth McDonald's on Friday.

Jestin Joseph, above, allegedly attempted to rob a McDonald’s in Forth Worth, Tex., on Tuesday.  WFAA

‘I could hear the gun clicking, he was pulling the trigger’: Jamming gun prevents thug from shooting up Texas McDonald’s — TWICE (VIDEO)

Jestin Joseph tried to shoot customers at a Fort Worth McDonald’s but, miraculously, bloodshed was avoided when his gun jammed twice, police said. The attempted hold-up was caught on the restaurant’s security cameras.

SOURCE – A bloodbath at a Texas McDonalds was narrowly avoided when the thief’s gun jammed twice.

Davage Armstrong and his young son were getting food from a McDonald’s in Fort Worth on Tuesday night when a gunman, Jestin Joseph, rushed in and demanded money from customers and workers.

Footage from the incident was broadcast on local WFAA-TV.

Armstrong and the Joseph tussled, and the gunman raised his pistol and tried to shoot, the footage shows.

Davage Armstrong, whose face is blurred in the above photo, was in the restaurant with his young son.

Davage Armstrong, whose face is blurred in the above photo, was in the restaurant with his young son.  WFAA

But the weapon wouldn’t fire.

“I could hear the gun clicking… he was pulling the trigger,” Armstrong told WFAA-TV.

 “I was able to push him over and pin him against the wall.”
Armstrong and Joseph tussled. Joseph aimed the weapon at him and pulled the trigger, but the gun didn't fire.

Armstrong and Joseph tussled. Joseph aimed the weapon at him and pulled the trigger, but the gun didn’t fire.  WFAA

Joseph removed the clip, jammed it back in and ran outside.

He fired a single shot in the air and then returned to the McDonalds, the footage showed.

Once inside, he tried to open fire, but the gun jammed again.

Armstrong told WFAA-TV, “[HE WAS] pulling the trigger towards me, but still, just clicking.”

Davage Armstrong said he believed God spared his life during the terrifying encounter. 

Davage Armstrong said he believed God spared his life during the terrifying encounter.   WFAA

Joseph left the restaurant, and was eventually arrested.

In a jailhouse interview with WFAA-TV, he said he snapped after a tense encounter with someone that night.

The gun belonged to an ex-girlfriend, he said.

Joseph, 24, is charged with five counts of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.

Joseph, 24, is charged with five counts of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.   Uncredited/AP

“I’m not proud of what I did, but at the same time, I really feel like someone was after me,” Joseph said.

He was charged with five counts of aggravated assault and being held on $500,000 bond.

Armstrong told the station he felt as though God was watching over him that night.

“That’s all it could have been, an angel over me,” he said.

Body of Murdered 6-year-old Found Under a Tarp on Texas Street ID’d

Stripped naked — apart from her underwear — her killer had bound her hands and feet before tying a plastic bag over her head.

The body of a 6-year-old girl found on a Texas street has been identified as Alanna Gallagher, authorities say.  Facebook

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A little “angel” found murdered under a tarp in a quiet suburban Texas neighborhood has been named as six-year-old Alanna Gallagher.

She was discovered by kids a mile from her home in Saginaw, Fort Worth, on Monday night – hours after she went missing.

Stripped naked — apart from purple underwear — her killer had bound her hands and feet before tying a plastic bag over her head.

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Teen Said He Fatally Beat 5-year-old Neighbor With a Bowling Ball

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A 13-year-old Fort Worth boy confessed to killing his 5-year-old neighbor by hitting him twice in the head with a bowling ball, according to allegations detailed in a detention hearing Friday.

The teen made the statement about the death of Sida Osman after people found him crying, according to a summary of the case against the teen read by a county employee during the hearing.

Associate Judge Kim Brown ordered that the teen remain in custody and said she will appoint him an attorney today.

The suspect, who is not being identified because he is a juvenile, wore handcuffs shackled to a belt around his waist during the morning hearing. Dressed in a tan jumpsuit issued to juvenile defendants, the teen showed little emotion as he stood before the judge.

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Fort Worth PD Guns Down Senior Citizen in his Own Driveway

Man reportedly shot by police five times attempting to help neighbor he likely thought was in distress

Adan Salazar
Infowars.com
May 29, 2013

Two police officers in Fort Worth are claiming the reason they gunned down a 72-year-old man in his own drive-way is because they “felt threatened.”

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