Vigilante Parents Murder the Man They Believed Was Pimping Out Their Teenage DaughterCassie Murdoch6/17/12 9:30pmFiled to: CrimePimpvigilanteParentsShootingBarry GiltonLupe MercadoCalvin Sneedsan fransiscoCaliforniaPolicetweetshutterstock199EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkWe seem to be veering into a new grey area filled with parents acting as vigilantes seeking justice for their exploited kids. First, there was the man in Texas who killed the man he caught molesting his young daughter. He caused us to wring our hands about whether it was okay to start killing people who harm your children. (Short answer: No.) Now a couple in San Francisco has shot and killed a young man they said was pimping out their 17-year-old daughter.