Stories That Happened In MS

  • 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 »

  • October 31, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] 82 Year Old Homeowner Shoots Female Home Invader, Second Suspect Captured

    An 82 year old man in Mississippi used a .38 caliber handgun to defend himself from a woman and her boyfriend who claimed they were delivering meals as a ploy to attempt to gain access to the man's home. According to local media reports, That woman had come to his home several times in the past couple of weeks. "She tried to get in, but I wouldn't let her in. 'I'm so and so. I brought you some meals', and I said... Read More »

  • October 29, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] 17 Year Old Girl Wins Gunfight With Home Invader, Saves Mother and Siblings

    In a defensive gun use, winning a gunfight means stopping the altercation at hand, and that's exactly what a 17 year old Mississippi girl did on Monday morning. A man entered the home just after 5:00am and forced a mother, identified as Candy Strange, and daughter out of their beds at gunpoint. He then tied them up and proceeded to rob the home. After the suspect exited the home, the 17 year old girl managed to... Read More »

  • July 11, 2014 | Comments
    Homeowner Shoots 2 of 3 Home Invaders, 1 in Chest, 1 in Head

    A homeowner in Jackson, MS had to use deadly force to defend himself inside of his home after three men broke in. According to WJTV, JPD Public Information Officer, Colendula Green tells us three suspects broke into a home around 2 a.m. on Myrtlewood. Police say the homeowner used his gun and fired several shots. One person was hit in the head and taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries. A second... Read More »

  • June 20, 2014 | Comments
    Armed Robber Said to Victim, “Betcha Ain’t Got One of These” (Referencing His Gun), He Was Wrong…

    Well this is pretty much right out of a bad movie. We have a defensive gun use out of Jackson, Mississippi today. According to MS News Now, They say the guest was approached by a man asking for cigarettes. The hotel guest said he didn't have any cigarettes. The man began to walk away, turned around and said "betcha' ain't got one of these," pointing a gun at the victim. The man did however have "one... Read More »

  • November 21, 2013 | Comments
    Armed Robber Shoots Store Owner in the Leg, Store Owner Then Shoots Robber 10 Times

    I believe, in over 1,000 defensive gun use stories that we've documented, this one has the highest number of rounds on target. An alleged armed robber entered the Get and Go Convenience Store in Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi. The armed suspect attempted to rob the store, and during the process of taking money, the suspect shot the store owner in the leg and then fled according to the WDAM. The Clarion Ledger... Read More »

  • July 15, 2013 | Comments
    MS Homeowner Shoots and Kills Man Who Burglarized His Car

    A resident of Jackson, MS came out of his home just before 6am on Friday to find someone burglarizing his vehicle. The homeowner opened fire, striking the suspect, identified as Quardious Thomas, 20. When police arrived they found Thomas wounded in the vehicle. He was taken to an area hospital where he died. Police say the homeowner will not face charges for the shooting. According to, Jackson... Read More »

  • June 08, 2013 | Comments
    Mississippi Homeowner Shoots and Kills Late Night Intruder as Children Sleep

    A homeowner in Mississippi awoke to noises coming from his rear porch. The homeowner opened a door to find a man whom he did not know or recognize on the porch. The homeowner, armed with a shotgun, instructed the intruder to leave the property, but at that time, the suspect started advancing towards the homeowner. Acting in self defense, the homeowner fired one shot from the shotgun, hitting the suspect and killing... Read More »

  • December 14, 2012 | Comments
    MS Resident Shoots Burglar Who Tries to Escape From 3rd Story Balcony

    UPDATE: It appears this whole incident may have been drug related. Sadly the homeowner got himself into this position he was in by engaging in illegal activities. We will leave this post up for historial purposes. Thanks to one of our readers for pointing out the additional facts. We always try to update stories whenever possible. A homeowner in MS refused to be a victim when he fought back against a would be burglar. The... Read More »

  • August 23, 2012 | Comments
    MS Homeowner Fires Shots at Multiple Intruders

    A MS homeowner came home to find that at least 2 people had broken into his home. The would be thieves tried to flee when the homeowner arrived, but the homeowner quickly armed himself and fired at the suspects, ensuring they wouldn't change their minds. Police recovered several stolen weapons outside of the home, implying that the suspects were armed and potentially dangerous, even as they fled the scene. Police... Read More »