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The Dayton Daily News, Ohio, 12/31/13

Guns Save Lives

Guns Save Lives

USA --(Ammoland.com)- Somewhere, everyday in the USA, 2100+ people use a gun for self defense, to stop a crime or save the lives of themselves or their family.

“We believe that the American public deserve to understand that on the average, guns save 2,191 lives and are used to thwart crimes every day,” says Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation

Most times you won’t see these tales on the news as it does not fit the main stream media’s story line of “Guns and Gun Owners are Bad“.

This is just one of those stories;

90-year-old George Hicks was working at the laundromat he owns in Dayton, Ohio when a man came into the store and asked for change for a five dollar bill.

With the cash drawer open on the store’s register, the man confronted Hicks and demanded all of the money. Hicks responded by drawing a handgun from his coat pocket, prompting the criminal to flee.

When asked about his experience by a local news outlet, Hicks stated, “Why get scared? I’ve got the gun and he’s running… It was just funny.” (The Dayton Daily News, Ohio, 12/31/13)

About the Guns Save Lives Series:
Every few days AmmoLand Shooting Sports News will be featuring a new video clip of stories involving self defense with a hand gun. Be sure and share, like and Tweet these posts and help spread the truth that “Guns Save Lives”. See more at www.AmmoLand.com ( http://tiny.cc/s6ef2w )

  • 2 User comments to “90-Year-Old Store Owner Stops Robber, Dayton, Ohio, 12/31/13”

    1. Guns don’t save lives any more than they kill people! People kill and people’s actions save. We set a double standard when we claim a firearm does anything or commits any act on its own and still claim “guns don’t kill people”

    2. Bob Shell on January 7, 2014 at 12:07 PM said:

      Good for george. We need more of that. People who stand up for themselves & use a gun to protect themselves

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