Curtis Reeves Jr. didn’t learn the George Zimmerman Rule: When you’re not supposed to have a gun, don’t bring a gun.
If Zimmerman had left his gun at home nearly two years ago, he still might have confronted Trayvon Martin, but he would not have shot and killed Trayvon Martin. If Reeves had left his gun at home Monday afternoon, he still might have confronted Chad Oulson, but he would not have shot and killed Chad Oulson.
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Randy Schultz is an editorial writer for The Palm Beach Post. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.