Store Clerk Shoots Hold-Up Boy Dead
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.
Las Vegas, NV –-(Ammoland.com)- The Fresno Bee recently reports (5/31/2016) in nearby Easton. California, just before 11p.m., a would be robber and an accomplice opened the door to the Jiffy Food Stop store on Elm Avenue just north of Lincoln Avenue.
They pointed guns at the store clerk, who was behind the counter just inside the door.
The clerk drew his own firearm and one of the robbers fired a shot at him but missed. From his position behind the counter, the clerk fired back causing the robbers to flee. Responding Deputies found the robber that fired, dead outside the store with a gun near his body.
According to the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office, there were other customers inside the store at the time but no one was hurt. It’s not known how the accomplice got away from the scene. At least one deputy sped off in a cruiser south from the store …Read the Rest