A quintet of robbers made a big mistake when they decided to
heist the table stakes from a poker game being held by nine duck
hunters in Ethel, Ark. When one criminal began to break down the
front door and loosed a shotgun blast, George Rowland, 70, a retired
game warden, responded with a .38 slug that killed him. One of the
poker players described the game's pots as $5 and up..."nothing
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