snopes.com  

Go Back   snopes.com > Non-UL Chat > Crash and Burn

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 02 October 2018, 09:45 PM
E. Q. Taft's Avatar
E. Q. Taft E. Q. Taft is offline
 
Join Date: 30 July 2003
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 14,194
Yow! FBI agent shot by booby-trapped wheelchair in fortified home

A former southern Oregon property owner has been charged with assault on a federal officer after, authorities say, an FBI agent sent to the property was shot from a booby-trapped wheelchair.

A criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Medford said officers found traps throughout the property from spike strips to a circular hot tub turned on its side and rigged to roll over anyone who triggered a tripwire.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/fbi-age...d-oregon-home/
Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Manhunt underway after Texas judge shot outside her home Psihala Police Blotter 10 10 November 2015 04:16 PM
I got DH a wheelchair DawnStorm SLC 7 28 March 2015 02:13 AM
The Myth of Roosevelt's Wheelchair snopes History 9 19 July 2013 01:27 AM
'Alien hand' spotted on estate agent website: ET sell home? snopes Fauxtography 19 24 September 2009 01:09 PM
Ugandan men warned of 'booby trap' snopes Crime 4 29 November 2008 12:51 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 08:33 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.