After a local city councilman told residents they should go outside and throw rocks at police who chase fleeing suspects through his town, Mississippi gun store owner, Tim Wolverton, had enough. So he posted the below signs at his gun store saying exactly how he felt:
The Federalist Papers In addition to the inane comment about hurling rocks at police, Stokes also referred to gun dealers as “terrorists, thugs and hoodlums.” Tim Wolverton told the local station that the signs started out as a joke, but he said now he’s serious.
Stokes reacted by calling Wolverton a ‘bastard.’ He did say that gun dealers were “terrorists, thugs and hoodlums” and said whoever displays the signs needs to be “held in contempt of court and put in the federal penitentiary.”
A few weeks ago, Stokes said that police who chase fugitives across the border into his town should be attacked. They put children in danger when they speed through the city, he said, and black leadership should “team up and use force.”