Stories Tagged With: "Ruger"

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  • July 18, 2014 | Comments
    13 Year Old Armed With Ruger 10/22 Saves His Mother From Trespasser Thought to be on Drugs

    This one is a GunSaveLives.net exclusive, you read it here first. I received an email from a reader, Jordan, who asked that we use only her first name to protect her privacy, along with the above photo about a harrowing incident in Gainesville, Texas last night. I reached out to her and spoke with her about the incident. The following is the account of events she conveyed to me during an interview I conducted. Last... Read More »

  • June 19, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Retired Marine Uses Concealed Handgun to Stop Suspected Kidnapping of His Young Daughter

    It was a scary situation for retired marine Anthony Broyles as he was trying to spend some time with his young daughter near Lake Coeur d’Alene in Idaho. Broyles said a man attempted to sneak up behind him with a knife in what he believes was an attempt to kidnap his daughter. Fortunately, Broyles had started carrying a firearm for protection earlier this year. His gun of choice, a Ruger LCP in .380ACP. According... Read More »

  • October 15, 2013 | Comments
    Gas Station Clerk Pulls Gun on Knife Wielding Armed Robber – Is Then Promptly Fired

    This story is both a defensive gun use and a bit of an outrage story. A gas station clerk, Shannon Cothran, in Nashua, NH was working the late shift at the Shell gas station at 301 Main St. in Nashua, NH when a man armed with a knife entered the store in an attempt to rob it. Refusing to be a victim, Cothran drew a Ruger LCP .380 handgun and pointed it at the would be robber, who promptly fled the store after realizing... Read More »

  • August 21, 2013 | Comments
    Mobile, AL Store Clerk Uses Ruger LCR to Thwart Armed Robber Without Firing a Shot

    A store clerk in Mobile, AL decided he wasn't going to be a victim again after being robbed at gunpoint a couple of years ago. When a masked, armed man burst into the store last week, the clerk was ready. Before the suspect could draw his gun, the clerk drew his first. The clerk's gun appears to be a Ruger LCR based on local news reports. Not wanting to get shot, the would be robber fled the store empty handed. The... Read More »

  • September 08, 2012 | Comments
    [Video] MO Homeowner Catches Three Car Thieves, Held Them at Gunpoint Until Police Arrived

    A MO man is being considered a hero by people in his community after he caught three people who were breaking into cars in his neighborhood. The homeowner held the suspected thieves at gunpoint until police arrived, but police were forced to release the men due to lack of evidence. Police say the investigation is continuing. Police say since the homeowner was on his property he didn't break any laws, however... Read More »