28 Apr , 2016

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Defensive gun use by handgun carry permit holders (late April 2016)

Gun Owner Who Ended Manhunt: “I told him to get down”

Gaston, South Carolina April 23, 2016, WYFF News 4:

GASTON, S.C. —A Gaston man says his Second Amendment right helped land two men behind bars. Two Lexington County men were arrested after a high-speed chase near Gaston Thursday afternoon.

Police say it was a simple attempted traffic stop that turned into a high-speed chase.

7 Apr , 2016

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Four Defensive Gun Use Cases in a Week by Concealed Carry Permit Holders

Self-Defense leads to fatal shooting at Mandeville gas station, police say.

MANDEVILLE, La. — A shooting at a gas station left one person dead in a possible of self-defense case.

According to Mandeville Police, the shooting happened at the Shell station, at 3959 Highway 22.

Police said two people, both males, were involved and both were customers at the gas station.

4 Apr , 2016

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Cases of Handgun Carry Permit Holders defending themselves & others

Major media networks don’t share these defensive gun use cases with the public. We thought we would share some recent cases with you, so you can see that guns are used to save innocent lives.

Would-be Robber fatally shot during Uptown hold-up (North Side, Chicago)

Chicago Times (by: Mitchell Armentrout)

A man was shot and killed while trying to rob two others in the Uptown neighborhood late Thursday on the North Side, police said.

21 Mar , 2016

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Handgun Carry Permit Holders Justifiably Defend Themselves: Stories of Defensive Gun Use (March 2016)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Residents on the east side of St. Paul say they’re fed up with crime and they point to Monday’s assault of a neighbor as the last straw.

The neighbor, 32-year-old Bruce Chang, bears the ugly facial wounds that nearly cost him his left eye. He was attacked by a group of young men who were gambling on his driveway, blocking his access as he returned home from work.

17 Mar , 2016

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Hampton man shot, killed by person he was attempting to rob

Hampton, Virginia (March 15, 2016)

Hampton Police say 18-year-old Jafari Mitchell and a 15-year-old male had approached a 71-year-old man, displayed a gun and demanded money.

The 71-year-old man, fearing for safety, pulled out his own permitted concealed gun and shot Mitchell. The 15-year-old fled from the area, but was later arrested and charged with robbery and one count of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.…

15 Mar , 2016

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Homeowner on dialysis pulls gun on Burglar (Orlando, FL)

 


ORLANDO, Fla (WOFL FOX 35) – A man is due in court Wednesday morning accused of breaking into a home in Orlando. The suspect quickly learned he had picked the wrong house when the homeowner pulled out a gun, all while hooked up to a dialysis machine.

The incident occurred Tuesday morning at the Cumberland Apartments in Orange County.…

14 Mar , 2016

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Armed Employee stops workplace shooter at B&L Landscaping in Northeast Florida

The alleged shooter has been named as Ezequiel Lopez. He is not a legal citizen according to authorities.

Jacksonville, FL — It’s a story of bravery, coming out of a tragedy. After the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office says an employee of B & L Landscape Company on the Southside opened fire Wednesday, killing a co-worker, witnesses now claim another employee stopped the incident from getting any worse.

14 Mar , 2016

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Hatchet swinging attacker shot and killed by 7-11 customer who had a handgun carry permit

 

King County Sheriff’s investigators say the customer who shot the man appears to have done nothing wrong, and they are happy he was there to intervene.

“Fortunately, because of this customer with his weapon, this could have been a lot worse,” said King County Sheriff’s Sergeant Cindi West.

“The clerk could be the one laying there dead on the floor right now.”

11 Mar , 2016

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Escaped murder suspect killed by family he held hostage

 

Vicksburg, Mississippi (May 10, 2016)

Report below by AWR Hawkins at Breitbart.com

Jail escapee Rafael McCloud is dead after allegedly invading a Vicksburg, Mississippi home, taking hostages, then being shot by the homeowner.

The incident occurred around 4:30 a.m. Thursday morning.

According to WAPT, McCloud was an escapee from the Warren County Jail, where he was held after being “charged in the kidnapping and death of 69-year-old Sharon Wilson, whose body was found last June” in an abandoned building.…

10 Mar , 2016

WLKY Criminal who was shot

Four Defensive Gun Uses By Legal Concealed Handgun Carriers, Three in just Two Days (March 2016)

Here are four defensive  gun use cases.  The last one from March 2nd in Memphis, Tennessee is particularly dramatic as it involves a permit holder defending himself and a woman he was with against three attackers.  The picture above is from the Kentucky case where a woman shot her stalker in his neck.…