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 Bangor daily news reported 07/06/1017 Rockland, Maine, a local resident that shot an intruder who broke into his apartment in an attempt to rob him, will not be prosecuted, according to the Knox County District Attorney.
Back on August 31st, 2015, the 69 year old resident shot a 47 year old intruder, during an attempted midnight burglary at Park Place apartments.
The resident, who is disabled, had bought the 7 mm Russian handgun just days before this attempted burglary. He purchased the gun because of three previous burglaries and told media he kept his gun under his pillow.
He said he heard a sound inside his apartment and saw a shadow pass into his kitchen. With his gun in hand he confronted the intruder who was looking through the …Read the Rest