Good: Picked the wrong Wal-Mart customer - Atlanta

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    Good: Picked the wrong Wal-Mart customer - Atlanta

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    He's darn lucky all he heard was a click. It could have turned out quite differently. Kudos to him anyway.
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    This guy got lucky. It sounds like the dirtbag's gun malfunctioned.

    I suppose Hi Points do have some usefulness.
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    I bet he carries the gun on him now instead of in the glove box.

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    Third time was charm for bad guy putting gun in face and pulling trigger. Rule of three....
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    Not having his weapon on him almost got him killed. Hopefully that lesson is clear to him, now.

    Kudos for being able to survive the situation, though.
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    Wow, what a lucky guy...

    Would love to know what was he thinking going to Wally World around midnight and not be armed to begin with?

    As others stated, I doubt he won't be leaving his gun in the glove box OR his seat...

    If he felt aware of a possible situation, he should have had the gun in his paw... not the seat... very lucky guy...

    Hope he buys a lottery ticket...
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    The thug's gun probably did not malfunction. Many thugs have a similar mindset to some bloggers who do not carry a round in the chamber. There have been a few scenes I investigated where dead thugs had unchambred/unloaded handguns. Works for me, because the threat is still there.
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    Should have used the Biden double-barrel shottie on him.
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    Gut-shot twice. Ouch.
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    A good reason to know and practice your disarms. This guy was very lucky!

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    Why is the suspect only being charged with attempted armed robbery?

    ..."I am fighting him off. I heard the click and it gave me time," said L.D.

    L.D. said he thinks the man's gun jammed...
    How about attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon?
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    Sounds like "someone up there" likes LD.........
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    Quote Originally Posted by 1MoreGoodGuy View Post
    Why is the suspect only being charged with attempted armed robbery?



    How about attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon?
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