Originally Posted by steve dunham
I too lived and worked in the inner city. My company jobbing truck was broken into and the tools stolen , I stared down the barrel of a pistol on several occasions . I had my head split open with a tire iron , rewired a brothel, and had to be escorted to my vehicle by armed guards many times . I worked in Minnesota's maximum security prison for men and Minnesota's prison for women It gets hard to remember that not everyone is a criminal , not all teenagers are gang bangers and not all minorities are criminals . I should be more understanding of peoples personal experiences so to you I apologize
I know exactly how you feel.
Tire iron? Ouch.
My coworker was pulled from his truck and beaten with a pipe.
I was a bit luckier and took some lead in the knee.
I think the scariest encounter I had was finding an 8' alligator loose in a basement of a vacant building.