Magazine article The New American

Stun Gun Meets Real Gun

Magazine article The New American

Stun Gun Meets Real Gun

Article excerpt

WUSA 9 reported about a stunning example of how armed self-defense can mean the difference between life and death. On December 11, a clerk from a gas station in Woodbridge, Virginia, was grateful that he had his Clock 9mm on him when he became the victim of an attempted car-jacking. It was around 10 p.m., and he locked up the gas station for the night and walked to his car to go home. The clerk called his wife to check in and let her know he would soon be home, but unbeknownst to the hard-working clerk, two thugs with bad intentions watched from nearby.

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The would-be robbers must have assumed that the clerk would be an ideal target because he either would have a substantial amount of cash on him or could retrieve it from the store. Once the clerk sat down in his car, the two men sprang up, stormed the car, and pulled open the doors. One of the robbers shocked the victim with a stun gun. …

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