Husband Opens Fire, Shoots Two Robbery Suspects to Save Wife

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A husband in Harris County, Texas, opened fire and hit two suspects after they allegedly tried to rob his wife at a Randall’s grocery store parking lot in broad daylight.

Katy Magazine Online reports that the pair were loading groceries into their vehicle when the suspects pulled up in a Cadillac SUV without plates, allegedly flashed a handgun and demanded the wife hand over her purse. The husband, who was on the opposite side of the vehicle, retrieved his gun then moved into position and opened fire, leaving both suspects wounded.

ABC 13 reports the suspects then fled in their vehicle, but quickly crashed and began running on foot.

The driver had a gunshot wound  to the shoulder and ran to a nearby fire station for help. He was transported to Memorial Hospital for treatment. The second suspect escaped.

AWR Hawkins is an award-winning Second Amendment columnist for Breitbart News and the writer/curator of Down Range with AWR Hawkins, a weekly newsletter focused on all things Second Amendment. He is the political analyst for Armed American Radio. Follow him on Twitter: @AWRHawkins. Reach him directly at Sign up to get Down Range at



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