Posts from the ‘Self Defense’ Category

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  • August 22, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] New Orleans Homeowner Shoots and Kills Armed Home Invader, Defending Three Children

    We have another defensive gun use out of the Creole State today, and three children are safe because their father chose to exercise his Second Amendment right. According to WDSU, "I would have done the same thing," said Larry Levy, a neighbor. "He was protecting his family." According to a news release from the New Orleans Police Department, a 28-year-old man and his 36-year-old wife were sitting on their backyard... Read More »

  • August 22, 2014 | Comments
    Mother in Charleston, SC Defends Young Child From Armed Home Invaders by Opening Fire

    This story is a perfect example of why you should always pay attention, even when doing something as mundane as exiting your car and entering your home. A mother in Charleston, SC was put in a terrifying situation when she was getting out of her car with her small child in her arms. Two armed men approached her and forced her, along with the child into the home. Fortunately, that's when the woman took action. According... Read More »

  • August 18, 2014 | Comments
    Woman Who Was Assaulted for FIVE Hours Managed to Grab Rifle and Shoot Attacker

    ST PAUL, MINNESOTA - While this story is a defensive gun use, it can almost be considered a "Why I Carry" story as well, because the victim may have been able to avoid hours of abuse if a firearm was more accessible. Ivy Winter Reutzel-Morrell alleges that Anthony Ray Tullis, 25, who also lived in her home, took her into a bedroom and assaulted her for over five hours. Tullis also threatened Reutzel-Morrell's life... Read More »

  • August 17, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Armed Homeowner Jumps Into Action to Save Elderly Female Neighbor From Violent Carjacker

    PHOENIX, ARIZONA - It's good to see neighbors helping neighbors. In this case, a brazen daytime carjackers threw an elderly from her car as she pulled into her driveway. Fortunately, the woman's neighbors came to her aid, and one of them was armed. According to AZFamily.com, The man and woman who live next door saw the suspect walking up to their neighbor and thought something was wrong. The woman went up... Read More »

  • August 16, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Florida Couple Both Grab Handguns and Open Fire on Home Invader, Killing Him

    A would be home invader in Florida found out the hard way that you don't want to mess with an armed couple. Marquise Trevel Yates broke into a home in Jacksonville, Florida around 6:30am. Yates became involved in a physical altercation with a male homeowner after threatening him. At some point during the altercation, the homeowner was able to access a personal firearm. He exchanged fire with Yates, who was also... Read More »

  • August 14, 2014 | Comments
    Armed Employee Stops Suspect Who Attacked Group of Women and Pulled a 12in Knife

    An armed employee at a Tacoma, Washington wine bar was probably glad they were carrying a firearm when the following events happened. A man, identified as Robert Anthony Rash, punched a woman in the face, flipped the table where she was sitting with her friends and then drew a 12 inch kitchen knife. Fortunately, that's when one of the employees at the bar intervened. According to The News Tribune, After the... Read More »

  • August 12, 2014 | Comments
    Armed Robber Shot and Killed at Hookah Shop Where Owners Encouraged Employees to Carry Guns

    A hookah/smoke shop in Albuquerque , New Mexico had been robbed several times in the past. The robberies got so bad that the owners of the shop encouraged their employees to carry firearms while working. That policy proved to be the correct one on Sunday afternoon. According to KOB4, a suspected armed robber was shot dead by a person working at the shop during a robbery attempt. The suspect was found... Read More »

  • August 11, 2014 | Comments
    Long Beach, California Resident Shoots and Kills Late Night Intruder

    According to local media reports, suspected intruder is dead in Long Beach, California after encountering an armed homeowner early Sunday morning. Police say a man allegedly broke into a home in the Bluff Park neighborhood and was shot by the homeowner. Responding paramedics declared the suspect dead at the scene. The identity of the homeowner and the suspect are currently being withheld by police. Of course,... Read More »

  • August 09, 2014 | Comments
    Home Invader in Missouri Has Panic Attack After Encountering Armed Homeowner

    A homeowner in Kansas City, Missouri used a firearm to stop a home invasion earlier this week. The incident occurred in the 400 block of Newton Avenue about 9:40 a.m. The homeowner managed to shoot one of the suspects, striking him in the leg. The homeowner didn't even need to open fire on the second suspect as they suffered a panic attack during the altercation with the homeowner. Both suspects were located by... Read More »

  • August 09, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Young Mother in GA Used Hammer and Shotgun to Fight Off Violent Home Invaders

    A 19 year old mother of a 10 month old baby in Enigma, GA faced a terrifying situation earlier this week. Kayla Walker heard a noise at her back door on Tuesday afternoon just before 6:00pm. When she went to investigate, two men forced their way in the back door. Kayla became involved in a physical fight with the men where she grabbed one of the suspect's testicles and nearly managed to choke one of the men unconscious.... Read More »