Greenville, SC Deputy Shoots Suspect Holding Knife to Store Clerk’s Throat Through a Window

December 13 2012
by Dan Cannon
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Incident at a Glance
Gun(s) Used: Unknown Location: Unknown
# of Suspects: Unknown Shots Fired: Unknown
Suspect Killed: Unknown State:
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We normally report on private citizens using firearms to save lives, defend themselves, their families, and homes. However, law enforcement officers also use guns for good in their professional careers and we thought this was an incident worthy of a mention.

A sheriff’s deputy in Greenville, SC shot a suspect, through a convenience store window, who was holding a knife to a store clerk’s throat.

The suspect and the clerk were taken to an area hospital and are both being treated for non life threatening injuries.

We will update this article as more details emerge.

Dan Cannon

Dan Cannon

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Dan has combined his education and professional background in technology with his passion for shooting and personal rights to create one of the most read Second Amendment news websites online. His articles are also syndicated in The Daily Caller's "Guns and Gear" Section.

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