Abortion Doctor George Tiller Shot To Death
Update: NP contributor yuls.source links to the identity of the murderer, Scott Roeder.
Here is an internet post by scott roeder
Missouri Scott Roeder
Tue March 13, 2007, 20:26:48
PUT THIS MONSTER TILLER BEHIND BARS WHERE HE CAN'T MURDER ANY MORE OF OUR MOST INNOCENT UNBORN BABIES, WHO HAVE NO VOICE!!! WHERE ARE THE WILBERFORCES WHO WILL SCREAM OUT UNTIL THIS INJUSTICE RESTS ?!!! AS THOMAS JEFFERSON SAID, "I TREMBLE THAT OUR HEAVENLY FATHER IS JUST AND THAT HIS JUSTICE WILL NOT WAIT FOREVER!!! PUT THIS HEINOUS BUTCHER BEHIND PRISON WALLS IN HOPES THAT THIS NATIONS' JUDGEMENT WILL STAVED OFF. ONE OF THE SEVEN THINGS OUR HEAVENLY FATHER HATES IS THE SHEDDING OF INNOCENT BLOOD !!! HEAVEN HELP US !!! US !!!
Update: Suspect arrested in NE Kansas:
Sedgwick County 911 dispatchers are confirming that the Johnson County Sheriff's Department has arrested a possible suspect in Dr. George Tiller's murder. A car matching the description of the vehicle wanted in the killing was pulled over near Gardner, KS.
Kansas City television stations report the stop was made along I-35 near Gardner, south of Kansas City.
Update: Police news conference video from KAKE
WICHITA, Kan. -- Dr. George Tiller, a Kansas man who became one of the most famous figures in the national debate over abortion, was shot and killed at his church Sunday morning.Tiller was walking into Reformation Lutheran Church at 10:03 a.m., when he was shot.Tiller was pronounced dead when emergency crews arrived.Wichita television station KAKE-TV reported that police were looking for a blue Ford Taurus with a K-State vanity plate, license number 225 BAB. Police described him as a white male in his 50s or 60s, 6 feet 1 inch tall, 220 pounds, wearing a white shirt and dark pants.
Tiller was a controversial figure on the national scene for performing late term abortions. He was also a campaign contributor to former governor, and current Secretary of HHS Kathleen Sebelius.
KMBC also provides these former stories for context.
- May 22, 2009: Kan. Gov. Restores Planned Parenthood Funds
- March 26, 2009: Defense Rests Case In Kan. Abortion Trial
- January 6, 2009: Pretrial Hearing In Abortion Case To Resume
- November 15, 2008: Kline, Morrison Set To Testify In Tiller Trial
- January 18, 2002: Wichita Doctor To Offer Free Abortions
- July 23, 2001: Arrests Made At End Of Abortion Protests
- July 15, 2001: Protesters Picket Wichita Abortion Doctor's Church