Stories That Happened In TX

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  • November 20, 2014 | Comments
    Concealed Carrier Stopped Mass Shooting at Texas Night Club

    Five people were injured by a shooter at an El Paso, Texas night club last weekend, and the casualties would have likely been worse if not for the presence of a concealed carrier. According to the El Paso Times: The incident happened at about 1 a.m. at Club Khaos, 115 S. Durango, in the Union Plaza District. The man had been escorted out of the club by security for creating a disturbance, but returned a short... Read More »

  • November 12, 2014 | Comments
    Concealed Carrier Stops Robbery at Subway Restaurant in Texas

    I wonder if Subway will become the next national chain targeted by Moms Demand Action following the events at a San Antonio, Texas area Subway restaurant yesterday. A concealed carrier who observed a robbery occuring inside of a Subway restaurant took action. According to KSAT: Police say around 11 p.m. a man walked into the restaurant, and demanded money and threatened to shoot. Police say a man in his car saw... Read More »

  • November 11, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Marine Veteran Uses Shotgun (While Carrying a Pistol) to Stop Home Invasion in Texas

    A Marine veteran in Katy, Texas was the victim of a devastating burglary just three weeks ago. Thieves stole laptops, a tablet, cell phones and the homeowner's Glock pistol. When someone threw a rock through his bedroom window earlier this week, Dan Reynolds was ready. Reynolds, who was already carrying a handgun, grabbed a 12 gauge shotgun he bough after the first burglary and went to investigate the sound of breaking... Read More »

  • October 30, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Elderly Homeowner Uses Shotgun to Shoot Two Female Burglars

    An elderly homeowner in Texas used a 20-gauge shotgun that he normally uses for deer hunting to shoot two suspected burglars earlier this week. A pair of women allegedly broke into the home were they were met with the armed homeowner. According to ABC13, Deputies found two women-- one 17 years old and the other in her mid-20's --- both shot in the torso. The older suspect was still in the house, while the teen... Read More »

  • October 29, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] 71 Year Old Concealed Carrier Shoots and Kills Man Who Assaulted His Wife

    A 71 year old concealed carrier in Texas shot and killed a thief who also assaulted his wife outside of a grocery store in Dallas, Texas. According to local media outlets, Around 7:20 p.m. on Oct. 28, police were called to the Aldi Grocery Store at 3128 Forest Lane. While a husband and wife were leaving the store, a 36-year-old man approached them and grabbed a necklace off the woman's neck. Police say the suspect... Read More »

  • October 16, 2014 | Comments
    Napping Homeowner Shoots 1 of 3 Daytime Home Invaders

    This story highlights the fact that criminals are increasingly traveling in packs and striking at any time of day, even in broad daylight. A homeowner in San Antonio, Texas awoke from a daytime nap to find three suspects kicking down the door of his home. Fortunately, the homeowner was able to secure a weapon and fight back. According to KSAT, "He was able to grab his handgun in the process of the three suspects... Read More »

  • October 11, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] San Antonio Homeowner Shoots Burglary Suspect

    Texas continues to lead all state in documented defensive gun uses. Here's another one. According to KSAT, According to police, the homeowner heard someone breaking into his Jeep, and that's when he got a gun and held the man for officers. Moments later, the man tried to run away, and that's when the homeowner shot him in the leg, police said. Despite the wound, the man managed to run from the scene. Later that... Read More »

  • October 06, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] TX Homeowner Was Tied Up by Home Invaders, Manages to Escape, Shoots Two Suspects

    A homeowner in the Houston area of Texas faced a terrifying situation when three armed men burst into his home in broad daylight late last week. The homeowner was home with one of his roommate's sons when the suspects burst into the home, held the two at gunpoint and tied them up. Fortunately, the homeowner was able to escape and get himself to his gun safe when the suspects left the room where the victims were... Read More »

  • October 05, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Armed Bar Patron in Texas Ignores Carry Law, Shoots and Kills 2 of 4 Armed Robbers

    What's the saying? Better to be judged by 12 than carried by 6? While we don't advise people to break carry laws it looks like doing just that might have saved some lives at a Texas bar. According to KHOU, Just after closing around 2:30 Saturday morning, four armed men barged in at EJ's Place demanding money. Instead, a customer inside the bar, which is located on the 16500 block of Kuykendahl Road, pulled out... Read More »

  • October 03, 2014 | Comments
    Son Defends His Mother and Young Girls, Shoots and Kills 1 of 3 Early Morning Home Invaders

    An early morning home invasion in Texas turned deadly, for the suspects that is. Three men burst into a home around 4:30am in Harris County, Texas. According to KHOU, Family members told deputies that their mother was in the kitchen cooking breakfast with three young granddaughters when the armed men broke in. The woman's adult son heard the commotion from his bedroom and grabbed his gun. "… and when he... Read More »