Posted December 6, 2017 5:37 pm by Comments

By John Falkenberg

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

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