Concealed Permit Holder Shoots, Kills Alleged Attacker in Fast Food Parking Lot

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BJ Baldwin, president of Baldwin Motorsports Las Vegas, shot and killed a suspect Wednesday who allegedly opened fire on Baldwin and his girlfriend following a late dinner.

KLAS reports that incident occurred around 2 a.m., as Baldwin and his girlfriend were walking through the parking lot to their car. Two men allegedly approached them and one of the men pulled a gun and opened fire.

The girlfriend ran for cover as Baldwin returned fire, killing one of the suspects.

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that approximately 15 shots in total appeared to be have been fired between the alleged attacker and Baldwin.

Baldwin Motorsports released a statement on the incident:

Baldwin has as valid concealed carry license and the incident is being treated as “justifiable homicide.”

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



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