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Old 03-01-2011, 09:47   #478
Calico Hunter
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Originally Posted by mac66 View Post
Pat, I was in LE for 34 years in a large city (many years as an investigator). While I agree a 22 is not ideal for self defense I've see quite a few shootings with them. I for one would not want to be shot with one, particularly out of a rifle. Faced with one I would retreat.

I think I posted my experience shooting a barricaded armed subject with a 22 rifle earlier. A 22 is better than nothing and certainly better than a bow staff or sharp stick.
MAC66 - where is this article located ? I'd like to read it ... Thanx
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