Quantcast
  1. Sign up now and join over 35,000 northwest gun owners. It's quick, easy, and 100% free!

Issaquah Homeowner Shoots Intruder

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by 206thsense, May 3, 2013.

  1. 206thsense

    206thsense Seattle, WA, USA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    708
    Likes Received:
    418
  2. 44s rock

    44s rock Belfair New Member

    Messages:
    23
    Likes Received:
    3
    Dang, I was pass in by about that time!
     
  3. 1BigGuy

    1BigGuy Eastern Washington New Member

    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    8
    I love stories with happy endings.
     
    ATCclears and (deleted member) like this.
  4. 206thsense

    206thsense Seattle, WA, USA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    708
    Likes Received:
    418
    If you the read the story, apparently the homeowner got into a struggle with the intruder... he probably survived thanks to having a gun, though one wonders if maybe he should have made sure the bad guy never got that close in the first place...
     
  5. Pandaz3

    Pandaz3 Cornelius, Oregon NRA Lifetime Member Platinum Supporter Gold Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    1,293
    Likes Received:
    629
    It is a upscale residential area, a place you would consider safe and crime free.
     
  6. Blitzkrieg

    Blitzkrieg WA Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    9,674
    Likes Received:
    4,849
    No place in America is truly safe these days
     
  7. Suge206

    Suge206 Seattle Active Member

    Messages:
    344
    Likes Received:
    163
    life isn't totally safe
     
    gunnails and (deleted member) like this.
  8. mosinguy1

    mosinguy1 out by the ocean Active Member

    Messages:
    425
    Likes Received:
    218
    I am just glad the homeowner was alble to defend himself!!!!!
     
  9. jimwsea

    jimwsea Vancouver, Washington state Active Member

    Messages:
    897
    Likes Received:
    223
    I wish I had a dollar for every time some neighbor on the tv news said "..but this is a good neighborhood...nothing ever happens here..."
     
  10. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    3,427
    Likes Received:
    5,689
    I used to live in Issaquah a less than 2 years ago. They had a big gun fight at a park on Lake Sammamish a couple years ago. Gang shoot out or some such. I sometimes feel I am being paranoid for always having a loaded pistol around. Also if i would go to jail for shooting the bears trashing our garbage cans if I ever drew down on one.

    Then, you hear about this stuff almost every day with the internet and instant news. Nope, I feel just fine about having one ready. I want to get my wife to a CC course soon but my life is really hectic these days and budgeted.

    :huh:

    Brutus Out
     
    Doctnt and (deleted member) like this.
  11. Blitzkrieg

    Blitzkrieg WA Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    9,674
    Likes Received:
    4,849
    If I could I'd pack a shottie or battle rifle near everywhere
     
  12. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    7,542
    Likes Received:
    10,531
    That's a good job! Glad the gentleman is unharmed!
     
  13. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    7,542
    Likes Received:
    10,531
    Well, you could carry one at home. M1-A at the dinner table?