Listen to Ga. School Clerk's Heroic 911 Call
She talks down gunman with 'nothing to live for'
By Rob Quinn, Newser Staff
Posted Aug 22, 2013 4:07 AM CDT
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(Newser) – The 911 call in which a heroic school clerk successfully talks down a gunman armed with an AK-47 has been released by authorities in Georgia. In the 24-minute call, Antoinette Tuff can be heard telling operators, "He said he don’t care if he dies, he don’t have nothing to live for." She later tells him that she loves him and she is proud of him for surrendering, USA Today reports. Police say suspect Michael Brandon Hill was carrying 500 rounds of ammunition, underlining just how many lives Tuff may have saved.

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JoeQ
Aug 22, 2013 2:41 PM CDT
That's an expensive way to get mental health help.
JUNIORHIGHTOWERTEXAN
Aug 22, 2013 1:10 PM CDT
Wha sheeit ifins this happened in TEXAS the TEXAN teacher wold have gunned down this here punk cause hereins weuns dont have no nun patience for this in TEXAS we would have shot his head off thats how weuns in TEXAS do it. TEXAS TEXAS PRIDE TEXAS STRONG TEXAS FIRE AIM SHOOT
Mad
Aug 22, 2013 10:21 AM CDT
The republicans are gonna be bummed when they find out this heroine is Black.