A good guy with a gun, helps out another good guy with a gun.
Man carrying concealed pistol stops attack on Utah police officer | Fox News
I think it would be fair to say that few tears would be shed if things went really bad for the scumbag, er, suspect. :dry:Linked article said:“Had he not been in the right place at the right time, who knows what would have happened,” Waters said. “But he definitely stopped the attack from continuing and becoming much worse. He might have even saved either one of their lives. It could have gone really bad, even for the suspect.”
Meyer said he stepped in because it was in his nature. He added
“[I didn’t do it] to get any extra attention or to have people talk about me or anything I did,” he told the news station.
Meyer added that he’s sharing his story because there aren’t enough “good stories from responsible, gun-owning people.”
The officer was released from the hospital and is expected to be ok.
Color me cynical but I would also have hesitated to shoot seeing as I don't have qualified immunity and the court costs for an errant bullet would come from my own pocket, not the taxpayer coffers. :mellow:Good thing for me I wasn't there. I would have shot him. He passed Warning when he started beating on the officer.