The Armed Citizen® April 23, 2021

An armed Texas woman intervened in an attempt to stop an assault on a man.

by posted on April 23, 2021
NRA Women The Armed Citizen Aiming A Pistol

A 23-year-old San Angelo, Texas woman intervened in an attempt to stop an assault on one man by another. However, the attacker then turned his attention to her, chasing her with a knife. The woman, who was armed, was able to fire at the aggressor before he harmed her, hitting him in the torso. The man, 51, was taken to the hospital but succumbed to his wounds. After police questioned witnesses and interviewed the victim, police deemed the woman acted in self-defense and would not file charges. (lcsun-news.com, San Angelo, TX 2/9/21)

An Indianapolis woman shot a man in the neck while he was said to have been engaging with her in an aggressive manner. Police are calling the incident a domestic situation, and appeared to be a case of self-defense. The man was taken to the hospital, where he is recovering. (fox59.com, Indianapolis, IN 3/29/21).

Latest

22AR 001 Cover 01
22AR 001 Cover 01

5 Reasons to Invest in an AR-15-Style Rimfire Rifle

This type of .22 LR rifle may cost more than some models but the features provided make it  a useful and enjoyable purchase.

All-Day Carry Comfort: Mission First Tactical’s Bellyband

MFT is stretching out, so to speak, announcing its first bellyband, with comfort as its primary goal.

Ladies Love .380s: 2023 Subcompact Pistol Roundup

Nines are fine, but there's no denying that the .380 is enjoying a new round of popularity.

3 Steps to Training a New Shooter

Training a beginner? By following these series of steps, your student has the best chance of success.

Winchester Introduces Environmentally Friendly Shotshells

E-Tech shotshells utilize wads made from biopolymers certified as home-compostable.

The Armed Citizen® February 3, 2023

A woman who had a license to carry handgun defended herself against a man who was assaulting her.

Women's Interests



Get the best of NRA Women delivered to your inbox.