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Old March 31, 2018, 08:16   #1
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I get the sense that Fox is trying to spotlight where firearms have been used in the legitimate defense of life.

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An attempted robbery of a Tennessee home Wednesday night turned deadly when the homeowner fatally shot one of the alleged robbers, who was a convicted felon.
Terry Adams, Jr., 27, died Wednesday night in Nashville during a home invasion, the Metro Nashville Police Department said in a news release.
Adams, along with another robber who remains at large, allegedly entered the home of 43-year-old Brent Bishop through a back door and hit his wife in the face.

Police said that Bishop fired shots at the two, "fatally wounding Adams." The second robber "dropped the long guns and the pistol that had been taken from the safe and ran away."
Adams, who's had convictions of auto burglary, attempted burglary, felony theft and aggravated assault, is a suspect in a Feb. 6 burglary at Bishop's home, in which a flat screen TV was stolen.
The now-deceased robber had been arrested in July 2017 for felony meth possession for resale and unlawful gun possession by a convicted felon and was being sought by authorities for two probation violation warrants.
Bishop was hospitalized with a skull fracture from the incident. The second robber who fled the scene remains at large.
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/03/29...sion-cops.html


Feb. 25, 2018 - 1:14 - Oklahoma mother and daughter fight off an armed robbery suspect at a liquor store; the confrontation was caught on surveillance video.
http://video.foxnews.com/v/574018036...#sp=show-clips
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Old March 31, 2018, 08:22   #2
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HESPERIA, Calif. (KABC) --
A homeowner shot a man who was allegedly trying to break into his Hesperia home Thursday night, and the intruder is now in critical condition.

Hesperia deputies responded to reports of a burglary in progress on Ponderosa Avenue near Chestnut Street around 10:30 p.m.

Responding deputies found the suspect, 36-year-old Michael Goode, down on the front yard of the home and suffering from a gunshot wound.

The suspect tried to gain entry through the front window of the house. The homeowner armed himself when he heard the break-in occurring, and as the suspect tried to enter the residence, the victim fired his weapon, police said.

The homeowner was not hurt. Goode was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

"As long as you protect your family and yourself, I don't see anything wrong with it," said neighbor Jesus Mejia, who also said the homeowner is a Vietnam veteran.

He said the gunshot sounded like an explosion. He went outside to see what was going on and found the intruder on the ground in front of his neighbor's home, asking for help.

Goode was arrested for a parole violation two months ago and was let out of jail four days ago. He'll likely be back behind bars if he survives, authorities said.

As for the homeowner, it appears he will not be facing charges.


"We're glad when any homeowner protects themselves, that's what they need to do in these situations," said Hesperia Police Sgt. Marc Bracco. "That's why you're allowed to carry a firearm in your residence."

Police said the incident was one of two involving an intruder and an armed resident in the area that night.
http://abc7.com/hesperia-homeowner-s...spect/3283847/

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HARTSVILLE, S.C. -- Four suspects are in custody and a fifth being treated at a Hartsville area hospital following a Thursday morning burglary near Hartsville.

Darlington County Sheriff's deputies Thursday morning responded to a reported burglary at a residence on Ousleydale Road, said Lt. Robert Kilgo.

"Investigators believe the homeowner interrupted the burglary and discharged a firearm in the direction of at least one of the suspects, striking the suspect," Kilgo wrote in the release.

"The suspect's injuries are not known at this time," Kilgo wrote in the release.

The identity of the suspects was not released.
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Old March 31, 2018, 08:40   #3
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A local gunshop owner states that he will give a free box of ammo to any homeowner or CCW holder who drops a criminal. He will not comment on how many boxes he has given away.
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A local gunshop owner states that he will give a free box of ammo to any homeowner or CCW holder who drops a criminal. He will not comment on how many boxes he has given away.
Thatís a good thing to do. I like that idea lots.
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Old May 25, 2018, 06:31   #5
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A man “opened fire” Thursday in an Oklahoma restaurant, leaving at least four people injured, before he was fatally shot by a bystander, police said.

The gunfire unfolded at about 6:30 p.m. local time at Louie's on the Lake in Oklahoma City, Fox 25 News reported.

The unidentified shooter entered the restaurant and fired his gun, Oklahoma City Police tweeted, who later added that four people had been injured.

The man, police said, "was apparently shot-to-death by an armed citizen" outside the restaurant and there was "no indication of terrorism."
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/05/24...olice-say.html


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"This is a blessing that it was stopped at this point, who knew when this guy was going to stop shooting people," Cpt. Bo Matthews of Oklahoma City Police told KOCO.

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Police could not yet confirm the shooter's identity or motive. The identity of the civilian who stopped the gunman is not yet known.
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Damn, and here I thought Story was going to tell us his daughter was going to marry a doctor. Engagements indeed.
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Old June 07, 2018, 00:53   #7
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Sideshow Bob shot in eye
Gun too small, does not die
Tells the Po-Po some more lies
Too bad the State won't make him fry
https://patch.com/georgia/woodstock/...ted-grand-jury


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Damn, and here I thought Story was going to tell us his daughter was going to marry a doctor. Engagements indeed.

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Old July 05, 2018, 06:47   #8
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Ya know, they do make bra holsters honey

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Police say a mother shot a man who tried to steal her SUV while her two toddlers were still inside the vehicle in Dallas Wednesday night.

It happened at about 10 p.m. outside a Shell service station in the 100 block of West Camp Wisdom Road.

According to police, the mother had stepped inside the gas station when a man climbed into the driver's seat and tried to drive away. The mother jumped back into the vehicle and ordered the man to stop the car, police said.

When he refused, she pulled a gun from the glove box and shot the man, who then drove the SUV into a utility pole, according to police.
https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Mo...487378971.html
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