HOUSTON, TEXAS — The details surrounding this incident are slim at best, but what we do know –and what we’re taking away from this– is that an armed man was disarmed by a robber and then shot at point-blank range.
Which leads us to the very important topic of; Maintaining control over your firearm is an essential part of any self-defense situation.
Houston police said the man was collecting money for a concert he was hosting inside the barbershop when he was approached by another man trying to rob him. Police said the robber somehow disarmed the man, fatally shot him at point-blank range and fled the scene.
We don’t know if the victim was a concealed carrier, and we don’t even know if the robber –now murderer– left with the firearm in-hand.
What we do know: This man was successfully disarmed by the bad guy, and that’s a tough thing to see. It’s a fear of every armed citizen. What if the bad guy gains control over your firearm? Before you keyboard warriors chime in and say it’ll never happen to you, you’re dead wrong. If you carry a gun, you …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation