In Illinois, Customer with Concealed Carry License Kills Robber

Click here to read another example of a concealed carry license holder stopping an armed robber. According to a recent Chicago Tribune story, a customer inside a Southwest Side corner store pulled out a gun and opened fire at a robber, killing him, police said.

Police said the shooter has a valid concealed carry license and a valid firearm owner’s identification card.

Law Shield wants to keep our membership informed about such legal use-of-force events. We don’t necessarily endorse the actions taken by legally armed citizens, but you should know that such events take place quite often.

Be sure to attend a seminar to hear our program attorneys discuss the likely chain of events following such a shooting, and what your rights and responsibilities are in your state . Click here to see a list of seminars across the country.

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