Stories Tagged With: "Glock"

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  • October 13, 2014 | Comments
    PA Concealed Carrier Shoots Attacker, Who Was Wielding 13in Hunting Knife, in the Groin

    Let's see, what are the quick takeaways from our first defensive gun use on this Monday? 1. Don't bring a knife to a gunfight and 2. OUCH! According to local media sources, a man armed with a 13 inch serrated hunting knife apparently became agitated and confronted another man in the parking lot a store in Philadelphia around 5:30PM yesterday. The victim told the suspect to drop the knife several times, but the suspect... 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 »

  • June 03, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] New York City Defensive Gun Use – Carjacker Killed During Attempted Robbery

    Sadly, the average citizen on the street in New York City doesn't have the ability to defend themselves from violent criminals due to draconian gun and self defense laws. However, defensive gun uses can, and do happen, in the Big Apple. Case in point, an 18 year old gun wielding car jacker was shot dead by a retired NYPD officer as he sat in his Mercedes in Brooklyn. According to The NY Daily News, “I looked... Read More »

  • February 18, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Des Moines Police Advise Homeowners Not to Fight Home Invaders Unless No Other Options

    This story is getting documented and categorized in our database of defensive gun uses, but we also want to talk about what the Des Moines police said in relation to the story. Two suspects tried to break into a home in Des Moines, Iowa in early January. Fortunately for the occupants of the home, the homeowner was armed with a 9mm Glock. The homeowner opened fire on the pair of would be intruders ands struck one... Read More »

  • September 10, 2013 | Comments
    Machete Wielding Pharmacy Robber Foiled by Clerk With Glock 45

    Don't bring a... machete... to a gunfight. Police in North Little Rock, AR are searching for two suspects in an attempted robbery of a pharmacy last week. The would be robber was armed with a machete. Despite his large blade, the suspect still took off running when the store owner produced a .45 caliber Glock handgun. Police are also looking for a man they think acted as a lookout during the attempted robbery. According... Read More »

  • September 04, 2013 | Comments
    Elderly, Disabled Woman Uses 9mm Glock to Fight Off Intruder High on Drugs

    We always like to say that guns are the great equalizer. They allow people like the elderly to level the playing field against younger, stronger assailants. That is exactly what happened in this case. Mabel Fletcher, 64-year-old disabled woman living in Ohio said she got her concealed weapons permit and a 9mm Glock handgun back in June for self defense. Fletcher was awakened by her dog when someone broke into... Read More »

  • June 11, 2013 | Comments
    FL Store Owners Confronts and Shoots Armed Burglar, Leading to His Capture

    According to the News Sun, a business owner in Lake Placid, FL got a call from his alarm company just before midnight. The owner, armed with a .40 caliber Glock handgun, made his way to the store and arrived just before a sheriff's deputy did. The owner and the deputy observed that the grating to one of the windows was disturbed. The store owner walked around the back of the store to make sure no one was trying to... Read More »

  • October 19, 2012 | Comments
    [Video] 12 Year Old Girl Shoots Home Invader With History of Kidnapping Using Her Mom’s Glock

    Wow, what an amazing story. Police and News9.com are reporting that a twelve year old girl in Oklahoma refused to be a victim yesterday. When she heard someone kick in her door, she called her mother. The mother instructed her to get the family gun and hide. As the girl hid in a closet, cluthcing the handgun, the intruder tried to open the door to the closet. That's when the girl fired through the closet door, hitting... Read More »