By Bob Irwin
Bob Irwin highlights the latest self defense and other shootings of the week. Read them and see what went wrong, what went right and what we can learn from self defense with a gun.
USA –-(Ammoland.com)- The Washington Post reports 08-03-2017 in Fairfax County, Virginia, Police said Thursday no charges will be filed against a man who shot a 17-year-old in self-defense during a robbery last year.
At around 10:30 p.m. on September 7, 2016, officers responded to the 9700 block of Hagel Circle in Lorton for the report of gunshots. They found a local 17-year-old suffering from gunshot wounds to his upper body. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Fairfax Police announced in a statement that they closed their investigation into the homicide last month after an investigation showed that the deceased 17 year old, an 18-year-old also from Lorton and another 17-year-old who police did not name, tried to rob an 18-year-old man from nearby Manassas Park at gunpoint during an apparent drug transaction.
The drug dealer they tried to rob, who police also did not name, shot …Read the Rest