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Windows 7: Sysadmin held at gunpoint by man demanding he fix his computer

31 Jan 2016   #1
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Sysadmin held at gunpoint by man demanding he fix his computer

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Joseph “Joe” Nestor Mondello was arrested last month for allegedly refusing to let a Dell technician leave his house to get a part he said he needed to fix Mondello’s computer, pointing a gun at him and ordering him to fix the computer lest he kill him.

According to the local paper Arlington Patch, police in Arlington County, Virginia, said that the confrontation began on 28 December around 11 a.m. when the computer tech showed up at a house in Arlington to try to fix a computer.

The homeowner was 50-year-old Mondello.

Police said that the tech told Mondello that he needed to leave to get a part to fix the computer.

Arlington County Police spokesman Dustin Sternbeck told the paper that the request to go get a part “sent our subject over the edge.”
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09 Feb 2016   #2
jadinolf

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I would have done the same thing Bill and may I remind everyone that my name is Joe also so they'd better watch it.
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10 Feb 2016   #3
BorisTheAnimal

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All the stuff that "Joe" could have done with the technician and the only thing he wants is to get his computer fixed.
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