AK47 clone used to defend Home and Family

AK-47 Rifle
AK-47 Rifle

By Dean Weingarten

Dean Weingarten
Dean Weingarten

Arizona – -(Ammoland.com)-
On 16 July of this year, at about 4 a.m., a man used an sport utility rifle to defend his family against a criminal crew.  The rifle was an AK47 type of unknown model and manufacture.  The homeowner and family man who protected his castle remains unidentified. From khou.com:

“They tried to break into my son's window. They managed to get one lock undone, so I come out the house,” he said, asking that his identity be kept secret.

He said his son, wife and newborn were inside the home with him. When he came outside, he saw two men in a white Chevy Impala. He said one of them tried to shoot him so he fired his AK-47 at their car.

The gunshots sent two other men running from behind the home, the man said, and he shot at one of them.

AK47 Defense Houston Texas Cheaney Dr

The 3300 block of Cheany Dr., where the gunfight happened, has seven homes on it.

The gunfight was of short duration, but with four members of the crew arrayed against him, I suspect that the homeowner and father was glad  to have the firepower, reliability, and intimidation factor of the famed AK47 platform in his hands.

The disarmists claim that these semi-automatic rifles are never used in self defense.

Definition of  disarmist 

c2014 by Dean Weingarten: Permission to share is granted when this notice is included. Link to Gun Watch

About Dean Weingarten;

Dean Weingarten has been a peace officer, a military officer, was on the University of Wisconsin Pistol Team for four years, and was first certified to teach firearms safety in 1973. He taught the Arizona concealed carry course for fifteen years until the goal of constitutional carry was attained. He has degrees in meteorology and mining engineering, and recently retired from the Department of Defense after a 30 year career in Army Research, Development, Testing, and Evaluation.

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Randy
Randy
5 years ago

So this dumb ass is wildly firing a military weapon in a neighborhood full of homes, damn your neighbors, just as long as he was able to fire his gun….Shotgun or handgun would suffice…..He should be jailed….

desert
desert
5 years ago
Reply to  Randy

You have to be a dumbass liberal dumocrat that makes it up as you go! Where does it say he was “firing wildly”, you pathetic brainwashed know nothing!!!

Wolfram
Wolfram
4 years ago
Reply to  Randy

I like the term Sport Utility Rifle. Thanks Dean, I’ll start using that and refer to hammers and pipe wrenches as assault weapons.

TRUTH BE TOLD
TRUTH BE TOLD
5 years ago

Utility because its a gun and a hammer when you properly deploy the buttstock to a criminals head

diamondearthday57
diamondearthday57
5 years ago
Reply to  TRUTH BE TOLD

Or the spine on the mag for a screwdriver, the feed lips can also be used as a hammer

Matt
Matt
5 years ago

Sport Utility Rifle? That’s the first time I’ve ever read/heard that term.

Joe
Joe
5 years ago
Reply to  Matt

It does sound a lot less threatening though. I think I will take my Sport Utility Rifle to the range for some practice.

don
don
5 years ago
Reply to  Joe

Will you drive your assault truck (snicker) to the range?