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MyFOXOrlando, Orlando, Fla. 07/16/14, The Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Fla. 07/16/14

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;

64-year-old Donald Sacco was waiting at a bus stop in Orlando, Fla. when a man armed with a knife approached, attempted to steal Sacco’s property, and began stabbing him.

A passerby in a vehicle spotted the attack, retrieved a gun, and rushed to Sacco’s aid. The armed citizen ordered the criminal to halt his attack and held him at gunpoint until police could arrive.

A former paramedic was also on the scene and rushed to help Sacco, who is reportedly in stable condition. Local media are referring to the passersby as “good Samaritans.

(MyFOXOrlando, Orlando, Fla. 07/16/14, The Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Fla. 07/16/14)

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Every few days AmmoLand Shooting Sports News will be featuring a new report 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 )

  • 4 User comments to “Armed Good Samaritan Comes To The Aid Of Stabbing Victim, Orlando, Fla.”

    1. If I see someone stabbing someone, I am going to shoot them, not tell them to stop! This is just dumb!!!

    2. Old Salt on July 19, 2014 at 12:19 PM said:

      I think I’d want to find out if there was a reason for the stabing before I shot some one.

    3. SweetOlBob on July 19, 2014 at 4:21 PM said:

      Old Salt: Riiiiiiight ! Hold a question and answer period before stopping the stabbing.
      The Samaritan acted properly. Stop NOW or get shot.

    4. …”I think I’d want to find out if there was a reason for the stabbing” ? …..damn,I’m going to bed !

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