Robber didn't want to leave witnesses

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Re: Robber didn't want to leave witnesses

Postby Pawpaw » Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:05 pm

surprise_i'm_armed wrote:Yes, it sure would be scary to draw on a drawn gun, but "action beats reaction",
so by drawing 2nd and firing immediately, you may surprise the BG.

If you watch robbery videos, the BG sometimes gets focused on the cash drawer,
and he thinks he has everyone under control. That's when he very well may not
notice your draw.

YMMV.

SIA


It isn't always a losing proposition, like this one from August (with video).

61-year-old man shoots teenager trying to steal his gun on Detroit's west side
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence. - John Adams

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Re: Robber didn't want to leave witnesses

Postby surprise_i'm_armed » Thu Apr 05, 2018 5:41 pm

For a guy who never shot a gun before, he did great drawing on a drawn
gun, connecting with a COM shot, and ending the threat.

SIA
Arms discourage and keep the invader in awe, and preserve order in the world as well as property...
Horrid mischief would ensue were the law-abiding deprived of them.

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