The Colorado Planned Parenthood shooter has been detained, but the left isn’t satisfied yet.
The shooter, 57-year-old Robert Lewis Dear, quietly surrendered to police after hours of terrorizing the town. While speculation abounds regarding his motive for the attack, accusations are being leveled at the Colorado Springs police that he was taken alive only because he is white:
White cop to white man: hey let me do you the service of taking you in a alive #PlannedParenthoodShooting
— huh-sawn (@Habdinur) November 28, 2015
In response, the Colorado Fraternal Order of Police posted a scathing rebuttal to their Facebook page, and urged others to share it with anyone repeating the accusation:
What the race baiting morons who believe that he was spared because he was white fail to acknowledge is that just this year alone there have been numerous shootings of police officers where the suspects were taken into custody. Many of those suspects were persons of color. They were not executed. They were taken into custody.
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