Monday, September 14, 2009

It's the Name that Caught My Attention

“He was shot by Officer Joe Kidd” Eugene robbery suspect dies - San Jose Mercury News

Joe Kidd is the name of Clint Eastwood character from a 1972 movie of the same name.

Here's the meat of the story.
EUGENE, Ore.—A suspected bank robber wounded by Eugene police has died from his injuries.

Police spokeswoman Melinda Kletzok says 58-year-old Richard Allen Morrison died Monday afternoon, three days after he was shot by Officer Joe Kidd in a parking lot near a branch of Key Bank.
I know, I have way too much information about movies crammed into my brain. Makes it tough to keep other stuff in there.

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