After Franklin broke into the woman’s home, he grabbed a large knife from the kitchen, but the woman grabbed a gun and shot him.
The father said during the attack he was able to retrieve a handgun and fired a single shot at his son, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Charles Russell said he was thinking only of the safety of the female clerk, who was in imminent danger, when he pulled the trigger.
Police say an Iowa man had stabbed two people repeatedly last month before a man pulled a gun and ordered the attacker to get on the ground.
Well, knives and guns do go together. The acquisition was a part of Smith & Wesson’s strategic plan to expand the company’s accessory division, which raked in $65.3 million in revenue last year.
Police said the suspect, who had a prior criminal history but no dealings with local authorities, had frequented the store but never caused any problems.
The man had already been to the coffee shop twice that day, but when he returned a third time, he pulled a gun and threatened to kill the barista.
Police body cam footage was released this week after a county grand jury found the shooting of a knife-wielding man by three Minnesota officers was justified.
The chemical makeup of the dagger, which was discovered in 1925, was found to be the same as 11 meteorites studied by researchers.
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