Stories That Happened In OH

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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 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 »

  • December 23, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Teenager Who Tried to Steal New Air Jordans at Gunpoint is Shot Dead by Concealed Carrier

    An Ohio teenager chose to give up his life over a pair of new limited edition Air Jordan tennis shoes this weekend. Sixteen year old Jawaad Jabbar made a fatal mistake when he drew a firearm on a concealed carrier who had a pair of the coveted shoes. According to WDTN: According to police, three juvenile males from Middletown approached two adult males outside the Dayton Mall around 10:00 a.m. Saturday. They... Read More »

  • December 15, 2014 | Comments
    Ohio Clerk Shoots 2nd Robber in Three Years

    Grayson Matthews, above, has bad luck. He has had to defend the family convenience store twice. Once, back in 2011, he shot a robber who was pretending to have a shotgun. That guy was wearing a plastic bag over his head with eye holes cut in it. It must have been hard to see out of. From journal-news.com: Matthews told the suspect he kept more money in his front right pocket of his pants. He showed Wright the... Read More »

  • November 11, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Concealed Carrying Mom Opens Fire on Man Who Shot Her 13 Year Old Son in Public

    I'm sure we'll find out that there is more to this story in the near future. However, it seems to be a clear cut defensive gun use at its core. A mother and 13 year old son were out shopping when a man walked up to them and opened fire on her son, striking him twice in the feet. The mother then drew her concealed handgun and opened fire on the shooter and one other suspect, causing them to flee. According to... Read More »

  • October 25, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Home Invasion Suspect Apprehended by 15 Year Old Armed With a Gun

    A would be home invader in Ohio probably thought he had the worst luck in the world when he encountered not one, but two armed homeowners in two different break-ins a few hours apart. According to 14News: Brian Hiner says Michael Roberts, 26, broke into his home through a small window in the backyard. He says during the confrontation, it was so dark he couldn't see anything so he quickly called 911, and grabbed... Read More »

  • October 06, 2014 | Comments
    Good Samaritan Who Was Changing a Tire Was Shot During Robbery, but Managed to Return Fire

    An unidentified good Samaritan in Cleveland, Ohio is in critical condition after being shot in the chest during an armed robbery attempt. It all started when the man tried to help two women change a flat tire. According to a local media report: The victim, who police say was assisting two females change a tire, was shot in the upper body, after suspects drove up in another vehicle, asking the trio asking [sic] for... Read More »

  • October 03, 2014 | Comments
    Resident Shoots 2 Home Invaders, Killing 1, as Family Member Begs 911 For Help

    A mother and her 9 month old child hid in a closet, begging a 911 operator to send officers as two home invaders broke into her home. Fortunately, another person at the home was also armed and was able to open fire on the two suspects. According to LimaOhio.com, Sandra Wilson said 25-year-old Markquis Hall was shot holding a gun as he tried to climb through a window after shooting at the home 90 minutes earlier.... Read More »

  • September 23, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Store Clerk Shoots and Kills 2 of 3 Armed Robbers in Gunfight

    A Marathon gas station clerk in Canton, Ohio found himself in a gunfight with three armed robbers last night. Despite the odds being stacked against him, it was the would be robbers that ended up on the losing end of the fight. The clerk struck two of the suspects. All three suspects were able to flee the scene, but the two suspects who were shot were found nearby and taken to an area hospital, where they both died. The... Read More »

  • September 15, 2014 | Comments
    Homeowner Shoots and Kills 17 Year Old Intruder Carrying Knife and Wearing ICP Mask

    A 17 year old male was among four people who broke into a Franklin County, Ohio home wearing masks resembling the musical group Insane Clown Posse and wielding knives. Fortunately, the homeowner, a single female, was armed and defender herself. According to the Columbus Dispatch, A 17-year-old boy was burglarizing a house in Prairie Township when the homeowner shot and killed him early on Saturday, Franklin County... Read More »