Riddle #368

Question: A police officer was walking outside of a diner. He heard somebody yell inside the diner "No, John not the gun," followed by a gun shot. The officer immediately ran inside and found a milkman, a doctor, a lawyer, and the dead body. The cop immediately arrested the milkman.

How did the officer know the milkman man did it?

Riddle Discussion

By: pammy147 on 8/11/13

because the person said "no, JOHN" and the lawyer and the doctor are ladies so the milkMAN was the only guy

By: Bandanaman on 28/6/14

So, John can't be a nickname for a woman? Or their last name?

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