Bob Irwin dissects the latest self defense and other shootings of the week. What went wrong, what went right and what we can learn from defense with a gun.
The corner of 9th and Spruce in downtown St. Louis is where the attempted carjacking or robbery happened at about 10:30 in the evening.
The would-be carjacker walked up the victim’s truck and told him to get out. As the driver bailed out, he grabbed his gun and shot at the carjacker. The carjacker was hit. He is now in critical condition at a local hospital.
But the victim didn’t escape unscathed. As the now unoccupied truck rolled away and crashed, the intended victim was fired at by one of two accomplices, firing from another car nearby. He was hit in the leg is expected to be fine.
After shooting at the intended victim, the accomplices fled, picking up their wounded accomplice and taking him to …Read the Rest