Check out this excellent article about a grocery store shooting in Michigan. This is part of a phenomenal series of articles on the Michigan Live website. Each article provides exceptionally detailed information on a justified self defense shooting from the perspective of the legally- armed citizen who fired the shots. It’s rare to find such first-hand gunfight accounts.
This shooting situation is most people’s worst nightmare….
– Multiple gunmen
– Fellow employees being held hostage
– Hands duct taped behind your back
– Waiting for the gunmen to execute you and your employees after you already gave them all of the store’s money
You can read the details at the link at the top of the post, but here are the statements that stuck out to me…
“That changed my life,” he said. He carries a gun, usually two, virtually everywhere now. His older children have learned to shoot at the range.”
“It gives you a little different perspective.”
We should all endeavor to learn from men who have prevailed in such horrific shootouts like this store manager.