WAKE UP! ...Did you know.....â€¢ A 1997 high school shooting in Pearl, Miss., was halted by the school's vice principal after he retrieved the Colt .45 he kept in his truck. â€¢ A 1998 middle school shooting ended when a man living next door heard gunfire and apprehended the shooter with his shotgun. â€¢ A 2002 terrorist attack at an Israeli school was quickly stopped by an armed teacher and a school guard. â€¢ A 2002 law school shooting in Grundy, Va., came to an abrupt conclusion when students carrying firearms confronted the shooter. â€¢ A 2007 mall shooting in Ogden, Utah, ended when an armed off-duty police officer intervened. â€¢ A 2009 workplace shooting in Houston, Texas, was halted by two coworkers who carried concealed handguns. â€¢ A 2012 church shooting in Aurora, Colo., was stopped by a member of the congregation carrying a gun. â€¢ At the recent mall shooting in Portland, Ore., the gunman took his own life minutes after being confronted by a shopper carrying a concealed weapon. 2500 times last year alone legal gun owners stopped violent crime when confronted with it long before any police assistance .
this was passss on to.me by a friend, Im sorry Im mobile and can not look up for sources, as I cant if you can Ill be grateful and of course if you can disbunk any of these with a source feel free.
on Jan. 18, 2013 at 1:35 PM