Sat Sep 2, 2017 11:19am

The boy was one of three suspected in starting the 1987 fire on Battlement Mesa

After the fire, he and his family moved. No one was arrested because there was no proof- only people who saw them near where the fire began. He was a sneaky little runt with a temper. He got in some fights where the other boy cleaned his clock. The fire burned about 5000 acres of forest on Mamm Peak above Battlement Mesa.


I will have to think about your satirical reply. But the boy was no droog. Much the opposite. Very much a loner.

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              I really never saw much of, or got into A Clockwork Orange. It's one of those things I just didn't make time for. Mistake? Absolutely. I know it grabbed attention of many people- but I really was in... more
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        There were a number of fellow officers at the scene who carefully record what happened but did not call their sergeant or lieutenant of whoever to tell him to stand down until one of the other... more