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Old 10-28-2013, 04:27 PM
 
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MOUNTAIN CITY, Tenn., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Officials in a Tennessee city said a police officer was fired for shooting his gun and using pepper spray in an attempt to get a squirrel out of a dollar store.

Mountain City Police Officer Jody Putnam went to a Dollar General in Johnson County on a report of a squirrel running loose in the store and police department records state the officer fired off his gun in an apparent attempt to kill or scare the animal, WJHL-TV, Johnson City, Tenn., reported Friday.



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Old 10-28-2013, 04:30 PM
 
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SNL or reality. Love it when art and life mix.

Hey Jody


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Old 10-28-2013, 04:34 PM
 
Location: Montreal, Quebec
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MOUNTAIN CITY, Tenn., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Officials in a Tennessee city said a police officer was fired for shooting his gun and using pepper spray in an attempt to get a squirrel out of a dollar store.

Mountain City Police Officer Jody Putnam went to a Dollar General in Johnson County on a report of a squirrel running loose in the store and police department records state the officer fired off his gun in an apparent attempt to kill or scare the animal, WJHL-TV, Johnson City, Tenn., reported Friday.



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He couldn't offer it a peanut? That's how I got a squirrel out of my house. Blasting it with a shotgun never occurred to me.
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Old 10-28-2013, 04:36 PM
 
Location: Better half of PA
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I don't like a person being fired but damn, he should have used his head.
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Old 10-28-2013, 04:37 PM
 
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I don't like a person being fired but damn, he should have used his head.
Jody
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Old 10-28-2013, 04:51 PM
 
Location: Georgia, on the Florida line, right above Tallahassee
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Ray Stevens - The Mississippi Squirrel Revival - YouTube
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Old 10-28-2013, 04:58 PM
 
Location: Stasis
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Why is it a cop's job to get a squirrel out of a store? Maybe I should call the police the next time a gecko gets in my house.
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Old 10-28-2013, 05:03 PM
 
Location: Middle of nowhere
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Why is it a cop's job to get a squirrel out of a store? Maybe I should call the police the next time a gecko gets in my house.
I wonder if they do spider removal too?
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Old 10-28-2013, 05:06 PM
 
Location: Better half of PA
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Jody
According to the story he is a he.
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Old 10-28-2013, 05:10 PM
 
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Since when has an American's stupidity been controversial or Political?
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