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Gun Owner Saves Cop's Life

Guns.com by dabneybailey) It’s not every day that you hear the police give a civilian a warm “thank you” for entering a lethal shootout, but that’s exactly what happened in Early, Texas on Sunday. But before we get into the heroic civilian shooter, let’s back up a bit.

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Last couple lines are the best.

Cop Lucky it Wasn't New York

...instead of grabbing his gun to help, the unarmed witness would have been breaking out the popcorn and finding some good cover with a better view of the action.

In Texas, when we draw our gun's


Intense shooting..

165 yards with a magnum? Flanked or not, that's one hell of a shot....

Was it a pistol or a rifle?

I may have missed it, but couldn't find the distinction in the report. If it's a rifle, it makes more sense to me.

Old News

this happened in August.

This is a shining example of the 2nd amendment

in action



"Take hold of the future or the future will take hold of you." -- Patrick Dixon

A great story



"Take hold of the future or the future will take hold of you." -- Patrick Dixon


I joined GOA and appreciate their political position

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Welcome aboard!!!

I'm a life member myself.

GOA is THE Second Amendment lobby in Washington, DC.


Great post.


I should add. Once again it is shown that the best way to handle a bad person with a gun is good people with guns.