The Armed Citizen® May 14, 2021

A married couple was sitting in their car in a Walmart parking lot when a stranger approached the vehicle.

by posted on May 14, 2021
NRA Women The Armed Citizen Pistol

A man who had an active domestic violence injunction filed on him violently kicked in the front door at the home of the mother of his children. After breaking in, he armed himself with a knife and began searching the house, yelling that he would hurt her. He eventually found the woman in the rear bedroom. In fear for her life, the woman shot the man twice, hitting him in the head and killing him. The homeowner and her children were unharmed, and she will not face charges for defending herself in her own home. The suspect was reportedly on his way to anger management treatment when the incident took place. (wkrg.com, Pensacola, Fla., 5/4/21)

A married couple was sitting in their car in a Walmart parking lot when a stranger approached the vehicle on the passenger side, where the woman was sitting. Security footage shows that an argument ensued, at which point the woman’s unarmed husband got out of the vehicle to address the situation. However, the stranger took out a knife and charged the man. The husband backed several yards away attempting to stay away from the attacker’s weapon. The wife exited the vehicle and came to the defense of her husband with her concealed-carry pistol, firing one shot at the attacker, which hit him in the throat. The assailant was reported in critical condition. The woman was not expected to face charges. Fortunately, neither the wife nor husband were harmed. (abc30.com, Fresno, Calif., 5/5/21)

Latest

Target With Rifle Holes
Target With Rifle Holes

Points of Impact: September 25, 2021

ICYMI: Taurus' TX22, Amber English Triumphs Again, Honoring Mary Cabela ...

Smith & Wesson Celebrates American Guardians & Service Members

The famed gun manufacturer expands its American Guardians program discounts for service members.

Short Shots: I Own Guns Because I Can

You owe no explanations, no justifications, no apologies … but you can still #SpeakYourTruth.

The Armed Citizen® September 24, 2021

A woman met with her abusive ex-husband one evening after he had threatened to hurt one of their children.

Gas-Operated vs. Inertia-Driven Shotguns Explained

What’s the difference between a gas and an inertia shotgun, and which type is right for you?

Fat Bear Week Is Upon Us

Alaska’s Katmai National Park & Preserve is kicking off fall with a HUGE event.

Women's Interests



Get the best of NRA Women delivered to your inbox.