December 8, 2017

Positivity: Good Gal With A Gun Stops Wannabe Cop-Killer

Filed under: 2nd Amendment,Positivity — Tom @ 5:55 am

From Dawson County, Georgia (HT Daily Caller):

POSTED: DEC 05 2017 03:26PM EST
UPDATED: DEC 06 2017 10:27PM EST

Sergeant hospitalized after assault; suspect shot by bystander

chaotic scene in Dawson County Tuesday afternoon where what started out a good deed ended in gunfire and injuries.

It started at a Chevron on Georgia Highway 400 after 52-year-old Sgt. Randy Harkness gave a man a courtesy ride. Sheriff Jeff Johnson said the Harkness had given the man a courtesy ride to the gas station to help him out with a bit of money.

“He then began to give the gentleman some money just to help him out and the suspect began to physically assault him,” said Sheriff Johnson.

The sheriff said an unidentified woman in her late 20s in a car at the Chevron witnessed the assault, got out of her car, gun in hand, and fired at suspect Justin Foster while he was attacking Harkness. Eyewitnesses in the gas station saw it unfold.

“She shot off, a round. The guy got off the police officer and she shot another round and he was running that way I think, there was three shots,” said Aseem Kahn, owner of the station.

The sheriff’s office told FOX 5 News, Foster, who’d been hit by at least one slug, ran across the street to this McDonald’s where he attacked an elderly woman in the parking lot.

Sharon Cheek, shift manager at the McDonald’s told FOX 5 News it appeared the homeless man had been trying to steal the woman’s car.

“He told her, looked at her, and told her she was dead, and then punched her square in the nose, 75 years there was no sense,’ said Cheek.

Cheek said before he could do more harm a couple of customers subdued him.

“Punched him, then got him on the ground and started beating him he was holding him down ‘til the cops got here,” said Cheek.

Neither of the men who subdued the suspect nor the woman who shot him wanted to speak publicly.

“They are the heroes because they kept him from injuring anybody else,” said Cheek.

“It could have been worse, mate, thank you for that lady who was carrying,” said Kahn. …

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