Jean Valjean shot in Walmart parking lot by off-duty sheriff's deputy working security...
An off-duty Harris County sheriff's deputy said Friday that he was afraid for his life when he fatally shot a suspected shoplifter in a Walmart parking lot.Sounds like over-kill to me.
Deputy Louis Campbell was working an extra security job at the store in the 10400 block of the North Freeway about 9:45 p.m. Thursday when he fired the shot that killed 27-year-old Shelly Frey. - Finish reading the story here.
When I worked in retail, security guards maybe wrestled people to the ground - but even then, the store could be sued if the suspect was injured. Security guards were trained to never put themselves in danger.