A judge in Steubenville, PA was ambushed outside a courthouse – and returned fire:
[Jefferson County Common Pleas Judge Joseph ] Bruzzese was shot in an ambush-style attack outside the Jefferson County Courthouse on his way into his office Monday morning.
County officials said the courthouse, which was closed today as the investigation progresses, will remain closed Tuesday.
Mavromatis said the family of the shooter, who was shot and killed by a probation officer who happened upon the exchange of gunfire between the shooter and the judge, has been notified.
The shiooter was counting on the judge being a helpless victim.
It’s so fun when they’re wrong. Not for them, of course.