Posts from the ‘Self Defense’ Category

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  • January 12, 2015 | Comments
    [Video] Security Cam Footage Shows Gunfight Between Store Owner and Armed Robber in Cleveland

    Cleveland, Ohio - The owner of a deli used a firearm to defend himself from an armed robber last week. Security footage from the incident was just released to the public over the weekend and shows the harrowing situation. A man in a hoodie enters the store and produces a handgun. The clerk crouches down behind the counter. The clerk grabs his gun and when the suspect opens fire, the clerk does the same. Neither... Read More »

  • January 09, 2015 | Comments
    Breaking: CCL Holder Shoots Robbery Suspect in WI

    Milwaukee, WI - Information from a source tells me that this shooting was a self defense shooting that took place.  It is believed that this was a robbery that turned into a defensive gun use and the shooter is a Wisconsin CCL holder.  Currently news sources are stating that the shooter is in custody and the suspect is deceased. *Update* I am now getting information that this was a customer that was indeed a CCL... Read More »

  • January 09, 2015 | Comments
    [Video] Tennessee Woman Shoots At Intruder Using Hammer To Knock Down Door

    A burglar in Tennessee got a surprise when he used a hammer to break down a door.  According to the story the woman was in bed and head the burglars breaking down her bedroom door with a hammer, when they entered she grabbed a handgun and fired a single round, missing both subjects. The burglars were caught in the woods nearby after one of the suspects called his mother and complained of being cold. From the local... Read More »

  • January 09, 2015 | Comments
    Santa Fe Homeowner Uses Warning Shot To Dissuade Burglar

    While I am not always an advocate for warning shots, it appears that a homeowner in Santa Fe, NM was able to scare off a burglar by firing a shot into the ground. The subject fled the scene and was caught nearby on the streets and was charged with multiple crimes. According to local media: SANTA FE — Santa Fe police say a homeowner fired a warning shot into the ground to scare off a suspected burglary, leading to... Read More »

  • January 08, 2015 | Comments
    Armed Robber Tries to Rob a Store and is Shot by That Store’s Owner as He Tried to Rob a 2nd Store

    File this one under weird defensive gun uses. An attempted armed robber, who actually ended up being armed only with a toy gun, ended up being shot by one of his potential victims. According to local media reports: Court documents say 31-year-old David Cotner tried robbing the Mart by handing the clerk a note that said, "Give me all the money in the drawer." The clerk allegedly tried to enter the manager's... Read More »

  • January 07, 2015 | Comments
    Pregnant Woman Opens Fire on Her Boyfriend and His Friend Who Kicked Down Her Door

    A pregnant woman in Ohio had to use a firearm to defend herself from the father of her unborn child and his friend when they became violent earlier this week. According to local media reports, following a domestic disturbance in which the boyfriend left the woman's home, he returned with a friend. When the woman would not let the pair into the home, they kicked down the back door. As the men came up the stairs... Read More »

  • January 07, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Elderly Concealed Carrier in Texas Stands His Ground During Assault

    Fredy Neal, a 65 year old concealed carrier in Texas, had to use deadly force to defend himself from a much younger assailant earlier this week. Michael Caldwell is suspected of attempting to assault Neal based on Neal's own statements as well as those of witnesses. The incident occurred after Caldwell and his girlfriend caused scenes at several area businesses. According to local media reports: Caldwell and... Read More »

  • January 05, 2015 | Comments
    [Video] Cell Phone Store Manager Opens Fire on Thieves Who Drove Car Through Wall

    Thieves in St. Louis, Missouri turned a car into a burglary tool when they smashed a stolen car through the front wall of a cell phone store and began stealing cell phones from smashed display cases. Unfortunately for the thieves, the store manager was armed. The following is a press release from St. Louis police: An employee arrived to start work and saw two men in a Mitsubishi Diamante drive into the front... Read More »

  • January 03, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Pregnant Woman Wrestled Gun Away From Home Invader, Then Shot & Killed Him

    This defensive gun use started out going very badly for the potential victims, but ended up going OK thanks to the couple's will to live. According to ABC6: Homicide detectives said the suspect forced his way into the victim's apartment, pulled his gun and disarmed the would-be victim. But the victim and his pregnant fiancé wrestled the gun back and shot the suspect. The suspect, identified as Dequan Cummings,... Read More »