When You Have Nothing Left to Lose: Gunman Kills Three at Ross Township Pennsylvania MeetingSubmitted by Michaelwiseguy on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 18:57
When Government Takes Everything You Own and You Have Nothing Left to Lose, things like this happen;
Gunman Kills Three at Ross Township Meeting
SAYLORSBURG, Pa. — A disabled junk dealer feuding with local officials over his debris-strewn property packed a rental car with guns and ammunition before opening fire at a town meeting and killing three men, authorities said Tuesday.
Rockne Newell, 59, had lost his property this year in a court fight over complaints that he lived in a storage shed, built an illegal culvert and used a bucket outside as a toilet.
At his arraignment on homicide charges Tuesday morning, a judge asked Newell if he owned any real estate.
"They stole it from me. That's what started all this," he replied.