Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Street Man Points Out A Problem.(Final)

Byline: Jim Belshaw Of the Journal

It was one of those moments when people make quiet, unobtrusive decisions they hope will lead to quiet, unobtrusive outcomes. It happened a couple of weeks ago in one of the fast-food places in the UNM neighborhood not far from where Duc Mihn Pham shot APD Sgt. Carol Oleksak..

It began when the anomaly walked through the door in the middle of the lunch hour rush and the routine fabric of the workday fluttered just enough so everyone knew something wasn't quite right.

We stood in line, inching our way toward the counter, passing the time reading menus, making calorie bargains with our diet guilt, watching the counter people work. …

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