This Thanksgiving, as police seek for the Seminole Heights gunman, neighbors have been extra decided than ever to maneuver ahead with their vacation plans.
Residents Elizabeth Campbell and husband Doug Carter spent most of Wednesday prepping their Seminole Heights house for household and associates. They maintain a Thanksgiving celebration yearly.
Though the final lethal capturing, which took the lifetime of 60-yr-previous Ronald Felton, passed off blocks away from their house, the couple stated they by no means thought twice about canceling their plans.
“Issues occur all over the place, so I don’t assume you’ll be able to change your life simply due to one particular person who’s doing terrible issues,” stated Campbell.
The couple stated they’ve taken some precautions because the final capturing, nevertheless. Doug stopped strolling his canine outdoors within the early morning hours, for instance — he lets them unfastened within the yard as an alternative.
This Thanksgiving, the couple stated their hearts exit to the households of the victims who have been killed. They stated they’re additionally very grateful for police who’re always patrolling the neighborhood in seek for the gunman.