Top Menu

Tag Archives | Defensive Gun Use

Bruce McLaughlin. Photo: Pickens County Sheriff's Office

Homeowner Defends Herself from Escaped Convict

  Pickens, South Carolina – A woman defended herself from an escaped convict after he broke into her home around this time last year. According to Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark, 30-year-old Bruce McLaughlin and another inmate Timothy Dill, attacked guards at the Pickens County jail and escaped at around 2:30 a.m. December 4, 2018. […]

Continue Reading 0
home-defense-weapons-woman

Home Invader Returned After Police Left

Columbia, South Carolina – A man was shot in killed after eluding police then trying to break back into the same home. According to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department, deputies were called out to a report of a domestic disturbance at a home located in the 3900 block of Wellesley Dr. last Friday night. But […]

Continue Reading 0
admin-ajax-3

Social Media Transaction Robbery Leads to Shooting

Columbia, South Carolina – One man is in jail after being shot while attempting to rob another man selling shoes. According to Columbia Police Department (CPD), 23-year-old Je’Nell Montez Burton was arrested and charged with armed robbery, possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, and unlawful carrying of a weapon after […]

Continue Reading 0
Carjacking-Attack-1024x619

Truck Rampage Ends in Pistol Whipping

Fort Mill, South Carolina — A man has been arrested after being detained by a citizen with a concealed carry permit Sunday evening. Witnesses told WSOCTV a man got into his black truck and used the vehicle to repeatedly ram into three or four other parked cars nearby. A bystander was caught in the mayhem […]

Continue Reading 0
1200px-Ithaca_37

Home Invader Shot by Owner

Lexington County, South Carolina – A home invader was shot after breaking into a home wearing a mask and wielding a shotgun. According to Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon, 26-year-old Michael Nowinski was dropped off at a home in West Columbia by his accomplice, 26-year-old Joel Adolphus Hendrix III. “Based on interviews detectives have conducted […]

Continue Reading 0
Christopher Davidson. Photo: York County Sheriff's Office

Suspect Shot Twice Trying to Flee Bondsmen

York County, South Carolina – A suspect was shot after running over two bail bondsmen Thursday night. According to York County Spokesman Trent Faris, deputies were called to the 300 block of Davidson Rd. to a report of a shooting. When police arrived at the scene, they found two bail bondsmen and the suspect, 24-year-old […]

Continue Reading 0
admin-ajax-7

Unknown Man Shot by Williamston Homeowner

Williamston, South Carolina — According to Anderson County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO), an unknown man was shot and killed after he attempted to break into a home located on Boiter Rd on Sunday night. Sgt. J.T. Foster, a spokesman with ACSO, says an unidentified man was shot in the chest while in the door way of […]

Continue Reading 0
Disabled-Vet-Reenactment-1024x576

Homeowner Outnumbered, but Wins Anyway

Hampton Police Department (HPD) report a shooting in the 100 block of Locust Street W. near the Hampton County Dispatch Center at around 9:30 p.m. on 23, Apr , 2019. According to investigators, two masked men attempted to force their way into a home and were met by the homeowner who had a CCW permit. […]

Continue Reading 0