Saturday, November 13, 2010

A true hero

We'll never know why Sam Irick did what he did.  Some would say he actually endangered Amberly Wait by taking action against the suspect.

It was the suspect who endangered her life and now he's committed a capital murder.

Find him and convict him.

Sam Irick deserves a medal and a memorial.  God rest his soul and God bless his family and grant them serenity.

Man dies saving Boerne woman
By Mike Glenn - Houston Chronicle

They're two people whose lives are linked by a single act of tragic heroism outside a Houston gas station.
Randi Wood lost her son when he tried to fend off a gunman who stole a purse belonging to the wife of Jeb Wait.
“That's the true definition of a hero. He gave his life for someone he didn't know,” Wait said of Sam Irick at a Friday news conference at Houston police headquarters.

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