“I tried to kill him,” Roberson said after the incident. “Anybody break in on me, I’m going to kill them. He’s going to kill me or I’m going to kill him.”
McIver said he had his .38 as they were driving through a bad neighborhood, but he fell asleep and accidentally shot through the back of his wife’s seat.
Authorities said the elderly man suffered a severe hear injury, but was still able to retrieve a handgun and fight back against his assailant.
Jerman Neveaux admitted to killing the deputy and said he was afraid of getting caught with a gun because he was on probation for a prior misdemeanor.
The victim fired three shots, and Juteau cried, “Oh God!” before he ran out of the glass door he had broken. Police later used a trail of blood to find him.
Constitution Arms adds another firearm to its lineup of disabled friendly guns with the Palm Carbine. The Palm Carbine is the long arm sister to the Palm Pistol, a T-shaped palm-sized handgun chambered in .38 special.
Although she fired a shot from her .38-caliber revolver while in the school’s cafeteria, where her sister works, she missed and no one was harmed.
The Defense Department announced the contract on Thursday for Winchester to produce .38-caliber, .45-caliber and 9mm rounds until March 2022.
While the elderly man normally uses a walker, he didn’t that morning. In fact, he got up, went to his gun case and loaded his gun, all in the dark.
During the 18-month investigation, undercover DEA agents negotiated the shipment and purchase of more than a dozen illegal guns.