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Times Square Driver Wanted to ‘Kill Them All’

from the AP:

A man charged with slamming his speeding car into pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenager and injuring nearly two dozen people, said he wanted to “kill them all” and police should have shot him to stop him, a prosecutor revealed Friday.

Richard Rojas, 26, also said he had smoked marijuana laced with PCP sometime before making a U-Turn onto the sidewalks of the bustling Crossroads of the World and plowing straight ahead into frightened tourists, according to a criminal complaint.

Officials are awaiting toxicology results, though Rojas “had glassy eyes, slurred speech, and was unsteady,” during his arrest, the complaint said.

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8 Comments

  • 1. But he's not a terrorist??? 18-40 yr old muslim male? wrote:

    He’s right, cops should have shot him dead.
    And his criminal drug use should not be used an excuse, but another crime that should ensure that he’s locked up for life.

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    • 2. Milhouse wrote:

      What makes you think he’s Moslem? Or that he had any political purpose in attacking those people?

  • 3. looks muslim wrote:

    looks muslim, and if he wasnt theres a case to made that it muslim inspired, as muslims seem to show a tendency to bach into structures or humans.

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    • 4. Milhouse wrote:

      What do you mean, “looks muslim”? What do you think Moslems look like? Islam is a religion, not a race, and there is no Moslem look. In any case his name shows that no matter what his religion might be, his parents, whose looks he inherited, were not Moslem.

  • 5. The police should hav shot him? wrote:

    According to a prosecutor, the police should have shot
    him. Well, of course, who in their right mind would deny that?
    But, we see that in today’s mad day and age – what happens to a policeman when does that?

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    • 6. Milhouse wrote:

      No. The prosecutor didn’t express an opinion. According to him the police should have shot him.

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