Stories That Happened In TX

  • 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 »

  • September 23, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Manager of Meat Market Shoots Armed Robber in the Back of the Head, Saves Teenage Clerk

    An armed robber entered a Houston, Texas meat market that has been open for over 60 years and demanded money from a teenage clerk. The manager of the business was in an office across the room from the counter with a window facing the action. After observing what was going on, the manager grabbed a handgun that was kept at the business and opened fire. According to Click2Houston, this is what happened next, We... Read More »

  • September 18, 2014 | Comments
    Concealed Carrier Shoots and Kills Car Jacker Who Was Pretending to Be a Cop

    A quick thinking, quick acting concealed carrier reacted when a man posing as a police officer tried to steal his truck. According to KENS5, According to the San Antonio Police Department, Joshua McCann was in town to pick up a motorcycle from a local shop and haul it back to Michigan for a customer. But, when he pulled into the shopping center, a man claiming to be a police officer stopped him and instructed him... Read More »

  • September 16, 2014 | Comments
    Armed Robber Killed, Shootout Caught on Video, Family of Robber Threatens to Kill Victims

    A family in Houston, Texas who owned a convenience store found themselves in a fight for their lives with a shotgun wielding armed robber over the weekend. Fortunately, one of the family members, Usman Seth, was armed and ready to defend himself and his family. According to the Houston Chronicle, Seth said the gunman first threatened his older sister at the cash register. "I wanted to make the threat go away,"... Read More »

  • September 13, 2014 | Comments
    Texas Woman Shoots Intruder Who Broke In and Tried to Choke Her

    It seems that a woman in San Antonio, Texas was able to use a firearm to save her life from an intruder who broke into her apartment and was trying to choke her. According to KSAT, San Antonio police said a man allegedly talked himself into a woman's apartment and tried to choke her. That's when police said the woman pulled out a gun and shot the man in the shoulder. The woman told officers the man fled, but... Read More »

  • August 28, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Store Clerk in Houston Shoots Armed Robber in the Neck – “For my safety I had to pull my trigger”

    A concealed carry convenience store clerk used his firearm in self defense earlier this week when a would be armed robber entered his store, shoved a gun in his face and demanded money. Kiran Giri, who got his carry permit about a year and a half ago, quickly drew his own gun and fired one shot, striking the suspect in the neck. The victim described the incident and conditions in the neighborhood to Click2Houston, "When... Read More »