Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey, a St. Louis democrat couple pointed an Ar-15 rifle at the protesters who were walking around their house on June 28. The video of two pointing a semi-automatic rifle at 4472 Lindell blvd, Missouri Bar, St. Louis went viral on Twitter earlier today. The married couple walked out of their home and started clearing off the protesters surrounding their home with a gun.
However, the videos shared on Twitter do not show people trespassing the Mark & Patricia McCloskey property while protesting for the resignation of St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson. The Mayor, main target of the protest, has not yet commented on the incident.
Later on, a video surfaced depicting people passing by a pedestrian gate which stated “private street,” “no trespassing” and “access limited to residents.” But the eyewitnesses have said that the protesters were calm and they did not hinder the couple’s place “Midwestern palazzo.”
— Daniel Shular (@xshularx) June 29, 2020
Mark McCloskey, 63, pointed an AR-15 while his wife Patty McCloskey, 61, held a handgun on the bystanders. A video, now deleted, showed Patricia holding the handgun at passing protesters and wearing a T-shirt which read, “Hold up, Don’t shoot.”
St. Louis police have not released any statement regarding the incident – whether the investigation is being held or not. Meanwhile, netizens are demanding a thorough investigation on Mark and Patricia McCloskey and asking the police to arrest the couple ASAP!
here’s what happens when you march on Portland Place in St. Louis, MO
they’re scared of their own community pic.twitter.com/Ng8qW1Pa6C
— avery (@averyrisch) June 29, 2020
According to BuzzFeed News, a St. Louis police report favours the McCloskeys and identifies the duo as the victims. It also stated that the couple had called the police firsthand.
Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey – Who Are They? Wiki, Biography, Net Worth 2020
Mark & Patricia McCloskey net worth is about $50 Million.
Mark & Patricia McCloskey St Louis Gun Couple Lifestyle & Million-Dollar Home
They are a famous couple and was represented in St. Louis Magazine for completely redesigning their famous home in 1988. The couple has owned the multi-million dollar house for more than 30 years and it previously belonged to Edward and Anna Busch Faust – the offspring of a St. Louis restaurateur and a girl of the famous beer producing family Busch.
In an interview with a magazine, he told, “All the plumbing was made by Mott, which was the premier manufacturer at the turn of the century, and all the door and window hardware was made by P.E. Guerin.”
Their house is currently estimated at $1.15 Million, as per St. Louis property records.
Angry Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey jumped out of their expensive home to remove the protesters hindering their peace, they could be heard yelling “Private property! Get out! Private property, get out!” Patty also yells at the bystanders to immediately clear the street.
In the meantime, several people asked Mark and Patricia McCloskey to “Calm down, Call the cops, and it’s a public street.” Well, the place where the couple lives state that it’s private property but it is not clear whether the city police allows pulling out weapons at the crowd.
The motive of people protesting was to question the St. Louis Mayor Krewson who recently revealed names and addresses of the protesters asking to suspend the state’s police during a FB live interview.
During the live interaction, Krewson mentioned, “I would like to apologize for identifying individuals who presented letters to me at City Hall as I was answering a routine question during one of my updates earlier today. While this is public information, I did not intend to cause distress or harm to anyone. The post has been removed and again, I sincerely apologize.”
Mark McCloskey & Patricia McCloskey Early Life
The two met while graduating from law school in SMU Law, tied the knot in 1985, and started their own law firm McCloskey P.C. in 1994, as per Mark’s LinkedIn profile. His profile read:
We have focused our practice on the representation of individuals suffering brain/head injury, spinal cord injury, birth injuries, and all other serious injuries as the result of the negligence of others for over 29 years. If you have suffered devastating injury or the loss of a loved one as the result of car wrecks, airplane crash, medical errors, dangerous or defective products or machines, explosion, fire, falls, or through any other causes, let us help you put your lives back together. ‘If it wasn’t your fault, why are you paying for it?’
Mark and Patricia McCloskey Children: The couple has an adult daughter.
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Who is Mark McCloskey? Wiki, Biography, Early Life, Education
Mark McCloskey studied sociology, criminal injustice, and psychology at Southern Methodist University in Dallas in 1982 prior to attending the Southern Methodist University of Law in 1985. He was born and raised in Missouri and completed his high school at Saint Louis Country Day School, Laude, Missouri.
As per his official website, he describes himself as, “An AV rated attorney who has been nominated for dozens of awards and honors and has been voted by his peers for memberships to many exclusive ‘top rated lawyer’ and ‘multi-million dollar lawyer’ associations throughout the country.” The portal confirms that Mark has appeared on established news channels such as KSDK & Fox News.
Mark’s expertise involves solving cases of seriously injured people due to accidents, medical malpractice, and ignorance of the government. His last 21 years passed in such manner to fight for clients going through brain injuries, neck or other seriously genetic disorders.
With many years of experience, Mark McCloskey has set a name for himself in the state and federal courts of Missouri, Illinois, Texas and the Federal Courts of Nebraska. He has successfully won various cases involving individuals injured through medical malpractice, dangerous products, automobiles, cars, motorcycles, boats, defective hand guns, airplane crashes, explosions, electrocution, falls, assaults, rapes, poisoning, fires, inadequate security, premises liability, dram shop liability (serving intoxicating patrons), excessive force by police, etc.
As of June 2020, Mark is defending a client involved in police brutality against a Missouri PD cop. Associated Press states that David Mass, an ex-police officer, was caught on a dashboard camera assaulting a man in March.
The case was documented last year in April when Mass was accused of not properly behaving with the person under color of law, as per U.S. Attorney’s office. Mark’s client initials are “I & F” which roughly matches to a case brought by Isaiah Forman.
Forman said that Mass kicked him while he tried to surrender.
“I’m glad that the law enforcement agencies are subject to the same standard as everybody else,” Mark McCloskey, said to the AP. Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey lives have been interesting to say the least. Read about Mark and Patricia McCloskey life.
Who is Patricia McCloskey? Wiki, Bio, Early Life, Pennsylvania & Law School – St. Louis Couple Gun
As per her FB account, Patricia Novak McCloskey was born and raised in Industry, Pennsylvania and graduated from Western Beaver High School in 1977. She then joined Penn State University in 1982 to pursue labor studies and a minor in Spanish. Later on, she decided to study law at SMU Law School in Dallas (1986).
Patty’s law profile at one of the website states, “Patricia N. McCloskey is a Phi Beta Kappa, Summa Cum Laude graduate of Pennsylvania State University, graduating first in her class and with the highest cumulative average in her department in forty-seven years. Patricia N. McCloskey is also a graduate of Southern Methodist University School of Law, which she completed while simultaneously working full time and still graduating in the top quarter of her class.”
Initially she worked for a recognized law firm, and then shifted to a multi-national firm in 1994 which represented the injured. Since then she has been helping provide justice to the ignored civilians while being a Board Member of Therapeutic Horsemanship, a member of Missouri Bar Association, and a St. Louis City Committee Woman.
Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey both have fought numerous wrongful death and personal injury cases. She is granted by the state government to work with law firms in Missouri and Illinois.
Mark McCloskey & Patricia McCloskey Democrats
Plethora of people thrashed Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey for behaving rudely with the protesters, pulling out guns, expressing so much of anger, and for wearing a colorful shirt.
Netizens also supported the Mark and Patricia McCloskey for defending their personal space. People said that the couple made the right choice of protecting people from destroying their property and that they stood their ground. God bless Second Amendment.
Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey Democrats: A few people claimed that the couple is registered Democrats, however, people were confused whether they are Democrats or Republicans at the first sight. According to Federal Election Commission Records, Mark has donated several thousand dollars to the Trump Make America Great Again Committee and Donald J. Trump for President Inc. He has also previously made contributions to Bill Phelps in 1996, a Republican congressional candidate, and to Bush Quayle in 1992.
Mark’s wife Patricia McCloskey graced her presence during a contribution event of Republican Senate dinner in ’98.
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