STEEL COJONES: Man Fights Robber At Gun Point

Published on November 29, 2013

NORWOOD, Pa. – In Delaware County, a man found himself staring at a robber’s gun, but instead of handing over his money, he puts his life on the line, fights back and bullets fly!

What would you do if you were confronted with masked man pointing a gun in your face? Not many of us would have done what John McGowan did.

His car just got totaled and John McGowan’s night was about to get even worse.

It was 1:30 a.m., Saturday morning, inside a Norwood Sunoco. Surveillance video shows a masked man walked in, and points a gun inches from McGowan’s face and demand money.

“And he was like, ‘give me the money. And I said, ‘you are messing with the wrong guy,'” McGowan recalled.

The wrong guy indeed.

McGowan, no stranger to a street fight-without hesitation, went after the guy, tackling him right into the rack of potato chips.

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