Stories That Happened In KY

  • October 19, 2017 | Comments
    WLS 219 – United Stets

    Episode 219 This episode of the We Like Shooting show is brought to you by Second Call Defense, Manticore Arms, DEZ Tactical Arms, the Sonoran Desert Institute, JCAA Ammunition, the Patriot Patch Company and Brownells! Welcome to the We Like Shooting Show, episode 219. Tonight we will talk about Snag mag, sterling 302, Ruger P85, Cash Cannon, Etymotic electronic ear pro, The Hank Strange Situation, Who... Read More »

  • March 29, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Liquor Store Clerk Teaches Armed Robber That Robbing Liquor Stores is a Bad Life Decision

    The store clerk working at Kute's Liquors in Louisville, KY was ready for the life threatening situation that a would be armed robber put him in. According to local media reports: According to police, when the attempted robber pointed his gun at the clerk, the clerk shot him in the chest. Police say the attempted robber left the scene and went to Baptist Health Urgent Care on Taylorsville Road where police... Read More »

  • February 07, 2015 | Comments
    Don’t Bring a Knife to a Gunfight – Hitchhiker Pulls Knife, Victim Pulls Gun

    A hitchhiker in Kentucky learned a couple of valuable lesson this week when a good Samaritan tried to give him a ride. Namely, don't bring a knife to a gunfight. After being picked up by Raymond Givens (yes, I had to read that twice too, it's Raymond, not Raylan Givens) the hitchhiker tried to rob Givens at gunpoint. According to local media reports: Henderson police said Corydon resident Raymond Givens, 45, was... Read More »

  • September 24, 2014 | Comments
    Truck Stop Employee Shoots One Armed Robber While Another Employee Tackles a Second

    Yeah, yeah, cue the one-armed robber jokes. A pair of would-be armed robbers certainly had their hands full with the employees of a truck stop in Kentucky. According to, Two men had entered the truck stop, and the one holding a gun demanded money. "The store owner had a weapon and fired at the suspect with a gun, striking him," Hall said. The robber "fled the scene and was later picked up in a field... Read More »

  • July 08, 2014 | Comments
    Self Defense Roundup for July 8, 2014 – 17 Documented Defensive Gun Uses

    OK folks, it's that time of the week again. Time to tackle some of the backlog of defensive gun uses we have sitting in queue. Today we have stories from many different regions in the country encompassing different venues, weapons, and types of crimes stopped. For many defensive gun use stories there is simply not enough information to write a full article, or we get backlogged due to a high number of stories, so we... Read More »

  • July 02, 2014 | Comments
    Pawn Shop Manager Captures Three Would Be Robbers Using Pocket Gun

    Employees at The Castle Jewelry and Pawn in Kentucky became suspicious of three individuals who entered the shop due to the fact that they were wearing hoodies in the middle of summer. The manager kept an extra close eye on the trio. When one of them broke a display case holding several high dollar watches, the manager was ready. According to, The general manager took a gun out of his pocket and... Read More »

  • June 27, 2014 | Comments
    Self Defense Roundup for June 27, 2014 – 4 Documented Defensive Gun Uses

    OK, we're cleaning house and trying to get caught up on the defensive gun uses for the last week or two that we've got sitting in queue to be added to the database, so here is a handful of the current defensive gun uses from recent weeks. For many defensive gun use stories there is simply not enough information to write a full article, or we get backlogged due to a high number of stories, so we occasionally publish... Read More »

  • January 17, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Armed Citizen Who Was Caring For His Mother Shoots and Kills 1 of 3 Home Invaders

    A 20 year old currently unidentified man in Louisville, KY was caring for his mother last week when a terrifying situation developed. Three suspects, described as black males, forced entry into the home by kicking in a door. The 20 year old was able to secure a firearm inside the home and was able to open fire on the suspects. As often happens, the suspects immediately fled the scene once they realized they were... Read More »

  • May 14, 2013 | Comments
    KY Homeowner Users Gun to Defend Against Burglary, Shoots Attempted Burglar Multiple Times

    A homeowner in Oak Grove, KY was forced to use a firearm to defend himself and his home from a would be burglar early this morning. Police responded to a call in which an individual was shot multiple times by the homeowner during an attempt to gain access to the home. According, the suspect will be charged with burglary once he is released from the hospital. The suspect is being treated at... Read More »

  • April 08, 2013 | Comments
    Armed Robber Shot and Killed by Would be Victim in Kentucky

    A resident of Lexington, KY had to use deadly force to defend himself when he was approached by an armed robber. The victim was sitting in his car when the would be armed robber approached him. The victim then drew his own gun and fired multiple shots at the suspect, striking him multiple times. The suspect was taken to an area hospital where he died of his injuries. Police say the investigation is ongoing... Read More »