An 82-year old man used a gun that’s been on his nightstand for 30 years to shoot a burglar in Uniontown early Friday morning. Uniontown police say the home invasion happened at 1:30 a.m., in the 100 block of Lenox Street. http://www.wtae.com/article/man-82-shoots-and-kills-home-intruder/82448762 comments.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A local homeowner turned the tables on an attempted burglary suspect early Tuesday morning and shot the suspect with his own gun. http://fox4kc.com/2016/08/09/kc-homeowner-shoots-attempted-burglary-suspect-with-his-own-gun/4 comments.
But what the suspects didn’t know was that the woman grabbed a gun of her own before answering the door, and before Carlisle could make another move, the woman shot him multiple times. Carlisle fell to the ground and the second suspect, who is still at large, fled from the home.no comments.
Another attempt at gun control faltered in the U.S. Congress on Thursday despite outrage at the Orlando massacre, as a proposed ban on firearms sales to people being monitored for links to terrorism barely avoided being killed in the Senate. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-florida-shooting-guns-sitin-idUSKCN0Z91ZSone comment.
Officer Khaleef Allicott was walking to his car with his girlfriend and cousin Travis Dominique, 25, at 12:30 a.m. when two men – one armed with a gun – accosted them near the corner of Prospect Place and 6th Avenue, sources said. http://nypost.com/2016/08/16/off-duty-officers-cousin-uses-cops-gun-to-shoot-robber/8 comments.
AUSTIN (KXAN) – Two people were hurt in a shootout just before noon at a West Campus area construction site near the intersection of Rio Grande Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Boss returns fire in West Campus construction-site shootout2 comments.
when Gates kicked open the side door of the sanctuary and entered with the shotgun, pointing it at the pastor and congregation. Church members, including Aaron Guyton, a concealed weapons permit holder, acted quickly. http://www.goupstate.com/article/20120325/ARTICLES/120329781/1112no comments.
A few seconds after the first rifle blasts outside New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Jeanne Assam hears the screams. The shots continue outside a set of double glass doors in the snowy parking lot where one person is already dead. The noise gets progressively louder. Glass in one of the doors explodes. Then another. […]one comment.
At 8 a.m. on Oct. 1, Luke Woodham, 16, bookish and overweight, drove a white Chevy Corsica up to his high school. That was already a sign of trouble: the young man had poor vision and was driven to school every day by his mother. But three hours earlier that morning, Mary Ann Woodham, 50, […]one comment.
HOUSTON, Texas — A Texas man responded to a home invasion in the community of Spring, north of Houston, when a young girl called out for help. The man pulled his gun and stopped the home invasion robbery by engaging the robber in a gunfight.http://www.breitbart.com/texas/2016/04/13/good-guy-gun-stops-home-invasion-robbery-texas/2 comments.
Investigators said the shooting happened at the store in White Center at approximately 5:45 a.m. local time. Witnesses said the man entered the store and swung a hatchet toward the customer before turning his attention to the clerk. http://www.foxnews.com/us/2016/03/14/customer-with-concealed-carry-permit-fatally-shoots-axe-wielding-attacker-at-7-eleven.htmlone comment.