This guy definitely did the right thing. This is what happens when responsible citizens step up to protect someone.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A trip to the grocery turns into a stand-off when a shopper decides to take the law into his own hands.
The gunman did not want to be identified so he said to call him Gene. Gene says he had two options– ignore the surrounded elderly man– or do something he thought he’d never have to.
This photo shows the heated stand-off at a Kroger grocery store in Little Rock Wednesday night.
“I was freaking out I was shaking,” Gene admits.
Gene can be seen on the right in the photo, gripping the gun.
The 24-year-old says when he was leaving the grocery store he saw something he couldn’t ignore.
“I saw seven people against one guy and I did not like those odds.”
The out numbered man was elderly so Gene felt obligated to get involved. “Throw down, step to the side, draw, then up.”
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