Letter to the Editor,
Regarding the article: Five shot leaving two in critical condition.
The article is disturbing, another comment on the lawless and dangerous society of Union Springs, Alabama. Episodes of this type of conduct occur daily here in metro Atlanta and are hardly a distraction to daily life. I just don’t go there anymore and avoid the danger. I do come to USA often, have been doing so for 76 years!
My most favorite place to be is now a place where I feel unsafe and sometimes threatened. I have had several break inns and burglaries.Never had any serious investigations or any return of stolen property.That’s bad enough; but allowing these armed thugs to roam around, shooting at will is absolutely despicable. Law enforcement seems helpless or disinterested.
Dr. James S. McLelland