The news is out: [DAPHNE, Ala. — The terrifying calls and texts to the Rust family began soon after Ryan Rust became an inmate in the Alabama correctional system. Before long, his relatives were arming themselves for protection.
“I bought an AR-15 semiautomatic rifle and 1,000 rounds of ammo because things had become so serious,” Jeff Rust, his father, said. “These inmates have reach that goes way beyond the prison.”]
1,000 rounds of ammo? Damn. Get a slingshot; it’s cheaper.