Stories That Happened In NY

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  • 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 »

  • September 02, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Father and Son Both Grab Guns and Hold Home Invaders at Gunpoint

    ORCHARD PARK, NEW YORK - The family that catches bad guys together, stays together? A father and son both leapt into action when two men climbed up a ladder to break into their home by coming through a second story window. The father and son called police at the start of the break-in. Police then got a follow up call saying that the suspects were being held at gunpoint. The suspects are identified as Jacob Rappleye,... 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 »

  • April 16, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Concealed Carrying Pizza Deliveryman in New York Shoots 1 of 4 Attempted Robbers

    A pizza deliveryman in Buffalo, NY found himself the target of a group of four men who tried to rob him as he attempted a delivery. The deliveryman drew a concealed handgun and opened fire. One of the suspects was hit. The suspect who was hit was apprehended by police, but the other three suspects managed to escape. The apprehended suspect is described as being in fair condition at an area hospital. Police... Read More »

  • March 04, 2014 | Comments
    New York Resident Charged With Manslaughter For Shooting, Killing 1 of 5 Armed Home Invaders

    Only in New York. In many other states, Youssef Abdel-Gawad would likely be hailed as a hero for defending himself, his family and his home against a group of armed home invaders. However, in the Empire State, Youssef is being treated as a criminal. The resident of Huntington Station is facing manslaughter charges after he used a rifle to repel an attack by as many as five armed home invaders. According to a video... Read More »

  • June 17, 2013 | Comments
    NY Pharmacist Opens Fire on Knife Wielding Robber

    A pharmacist in NY was facing an armed robber demanding the drugs Ritalin and Dilaudid during a broad daylight robbery at his pharmacy. The pharmacist complied with the robber's demands and gave him the drugs he was asking for. Once the robber left the store, the pharmacist exited the store to try and get a look at the car the man was driving. The robber saw the pharmacist from his getaway car, got out of the car,... Read More »

  • June 09, 2013 | Comments
    Retired Federal (DHS) Agent Opens Fire on Two Would Be Burglars

    According to DNAinfo, a homeowner, who is also a retired DHS agent, living in Queens, New York came home to find two intruders in his home. The homeowner opened fire on the suspects, firing 5-6 shots according to witnesses. The homeowner is unsure if either man was hit, but police are canvassing area hospitals just in case one of the men shows up seeking treatment. Several witnesses, including a young boy getting... Read More »

  • March 26, 2013 | Comments
    82 Year Old NY Homeowner Uses Shotgun to Hold Burglary Suspect at Gunpoint

    An 82 year old homeowner in NY was woken up by his wife, who heard something in his shed late at night. The homeowner grabbed his shotgun and went to investigate. Inside the shed, the homeowner found a man behind his tractor. The homeowner said he was about to shoot, but the man stood up and tried to plead with the homeowner. The homeowner's wife called 911 while the homeowner held the suspect at gunpoint... Read More »

  • January 23, 2013 | Comments
    Rochester, NY Resident Uses AR-15 to Scare Off Would Be Burglars

    A resident in the Rochester area of NY heard a noise early Monday morning. There were 2 would be burglars in the home. One of the suspects pointed a gun at one of the residents of the home, while another resident retrieved their own gun, allegedly an AR-15, and pointed it at the two would be burglars, who then fled. No shots were fired and no one was injured. New York state just passed extremely restrictive gun... Read More »

  • April 04, 2012 | Comments
    [Video] NY Convenience Store Owner Chases Off Armed Robber With Pistol

    A Syracuse, NY convenience store owner drew his gun from its holster when he realized there was an armed man pointing a gun at the store clerk (and the owner's son). The owner drew his gun and approached the robber telling him to leave the store or he would shoot him. The robber left without hurting anyone or getting any money. Watch the raw security footage below to see how quickly, stealthily, and casually the attempted... Read More »