Stories That Happened In VA

  • January 20, 2019 | Comments
    “I had to take action” Store Clerk Shoots Knife Wielding Armed Robber [VIDEO]

    A store clerk in Richmond, VA found himself facing down a knife wielding armed robber with his family present in the store. Based on his own comments, he felt the need to act decisively. According to a local media report: On Sunday, Haddad’s wife was working the register, when a knife-wielding robber suddenly stormed in. In the video, which is now evidence, you can see the robber was surprised by Haddad who... Read More »

  • 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 »

  • August 04, 2014 | Comments
    Clerk Fakes Illness Due to His Age to Create Distraction to Grab His Gun During Robbery

    While having a firearm is an important part of any defensive gun use, you should never forget your most valuable weapon - the one between your ears. An elderly gas station clerk, identified as Sammy Williams, in Chesapeake, VA made use of his mind before he made use of his gun last week. According to WTKR, “I thought it was a prank. I said dude gotta be kidding, joking. I said no to opening the drawer,” says... Read More »

  • February 03, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Pakistani Army Vet Shoots Armed Robber Who Tried to Steal Cash, Beer and Condoms

    An armed robber in Roanoke, VA apparently picked the wrong convenience store to rob last week. According to media reports, the suspect, armed with a handgun, entered the store, brandished the firearm and demanded cash. When the suspect was attempting to add beer and condoms to his bag of stolen goods, the store's owner, Munawarri Hussain, who is a veteran of the Pakistani Army, drew a firearm and opened fire. The... Read More »

  • January 28, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Armed Store Clerk Opens Fire on Armed Robber Who Bit Another Clerk

    A suspected armed robber who was carrying a pellet gun had to resort to other tactics when things got physical during the attempted robbery of a Richmond, VA 7-11 convenience store. According to WTVR, a man armed with a pellet gun entered the store and demanded money. A physical altercation ensued with one of the clerks and the suspect bit the clerk. During this altercation, another clerk drew a firearm and shot... Read More »

  • January 13, 2014 | Comments
    Virginia Homeowner Uses “Biden Defense Method,” Fires Shotgun Into Air

    The Biden strategy for self defense hasn't worked out for at least one person who tried it. That individual finds himself charged with reckless discharge of a firearm. Maybe things will go better for this Virginia resident who employed the same strategy against car jackers. The incident started when the victim met an individual to see about purchasing a car. The suspect met the victim along with a second suspect. Instead... Read More »

  • December 11, 2013 | Comments
    76 Year Old Homeowner Shoots 37 Year Old Burglar After Police Fail to Locate Suspect on Property

    In this case even a timely police response wasn't enough to protect an elderly homeowner from a suspected burglar. The homeowner called police when he heard noises in the middle of the night and feared someone was trying to break into his home. Officers responded and did find a broken window, but were unable to locate a suspect, so they left. Shortly thereafter, the homeowner, armed with a handgun, confronted... Read More »

  • March 22, 2013 | Comments
    [Video] Abused Wife in VA Shoots Husband During Attack

    According to a report by, a woman in VA was forced to defend herself against her own husband when he attacked her. Hearing the incident a neighbor called 911. The husband was taken to an area hospital where he is in stable condition. He will be charged with two counts of domestic violence. The wife will not face any charges as she acted in self defense.

  • March 08, 2013 | Comments
    Business Employee Draws Gun on Knife Wielding Customer Who Stabbed Him Twice

    Here is the preliminary details from the William County Police Department. Aggravated Malicious Wounding – On March 7th at 1:16PM, police responded to the Pawn City located at 4124 Dale Blvd in Woodbridge (22193) for an initial report of a robbery. The investigation revealed that a known customer to the business, identified as the accused, was in the process of completing a transaction with the victim, a 62 year... Read More »

  • February 18, 2013 | Comments
    [Video] VA Homeowner Shoots and Kills 2 of 3 Armed, Violent Home Invaders

    A homeowner in VA called 911 to report that three armed men had broken into his home. Well before police arrived, the homeowner was forced to use deadly force to defend himself. The homeowner armed himself and exchanged gunfire with the three suspects, hitting and killing two of them. Police say the third suspect got away and likely fled in a nearby waiting vehicle. [ad]