CLAYTON, MISSOURI — Alone outside his home at 2 a.m., a homeowner saw a car pull up and a driver get out. When that driver pulled a handgun and attempted to rob him, the homeowner likely expected the worst. Thankfully, his neighbor saw everything happen and used his own gun to open fire on the armed robber.
According to KSDK News, the armed robber was hit multiple times but managed to get back into his car and drive to a nearby hospital. Police arrived at the hospital once they received a call a potential armed robber had been shot. Tre’Von Johnson, 24, matched the description given and will be taken into custody after he recovers from his serious injuries. He was charged with first-degree armed robbery, a felony.
Neither the neighbor nor the victim were harmed.
Fast thinking on behalf of that neighbor!
It’s hard to figure out situations like this at 2 a.m., but it honestly comes down to people looking out for each other. Concealed carry and gun ownership are both responsibilities that help the average citizen take control of his or her life. And while we usually write about how a gun is predominantly a tool in defending one’s …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation