MONROE COUNTY, GA — When a group of three thugs, at least one of which was armed attempted to rob a local gas station, they must have thought there was no way they could be outmatched.
They were mistaken.
As The Telegraph reports:
Just after 1 a.m., three men entered the BP gas station at 1334 Rumble Road, according to a sheriff’s office news release. As the clerk was stocking a drink cooler, one of the men went behind the counter and took money from the cash drawer.
The store employee confronted the robber, who pulled a gun, the release stated. The attendant, who also had a gun, fired a shot but did not hit anyone as the men left in a dark-colored pickup truck headed toward Interstate 75.
These kids wanted a quick buck. They didn’t want a fight.
The mistake these thugs made was producing a firearm. They took a theft — a severe enough crime already — and compounded the danger with a firearm, to the point that the store clerk really didn’t have a choice but to open fire.
Of course, all of this could easily have been avoided if the thugs had taken a moment to …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation