Law Enforcement Officers Arrive,
One with His Weapon Drawn
Who Would Want to Punish or Kill this Veteran?
Greg Hendrix was relaxing on that Sunday on June 18th 2017 when his day was interrupted by a Claremore Police Department officer arriving at his home. The reason? A welfare check after the Veterans Administration suicide hot line had taken a lead from a public official here in Oklahoma. Greg is a Marine, a real combat veteran, so he wasn't too put out when the officer asked if he was okay, explaining that his police department had been given the tip to check on Greg. Greg was more amused than put out, his recent back surgery had left him somewhat disabled and in a lot of pain, so being a snarky ass grunt he was entertained by his thoughts that the cop must be moonlighting as a neurosurgeon or pain management doctor if he thought he could help.
Then the second officer arrived with his taser drawn and pointed at Greg. Number 2 cop was a young pup, full of piss and vinegar, ready to rock and roll, but the older cop that was first on scene waved him away and continued his investigation by questioning Greg. Greg's sense of humor was active on this new development as well, perhaps this was a new electroshock therapy offered by the V.A..
June 05, 2022 at 09:27AM
Oklahoma Combat Veteran Punished For Asking Questions About a Public Official Part I
Read the full report at Sooner Tea Party.