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Company Fires Employee For Fending Off Armed Robber with Gun

2020Hindsight Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 10:20 AM
Whether a conservative person agrees with the outrageous compensation packages or golden parachutes for companies is not the question. A conservative sees that those decisions reside with a Board of Trustees, who may or may not be doing their best job and may make stupid decisions. It is not my job or the government's job to be involved, although I have the power to withdraw my support for companies I dislike. Doc Roy needs to learn about boundaries and who is responsible for what.

When an armed robber entered a Virginia AutoZone store demanding that the manager unlock the store’s safe, employee and Air Force veteran Devin McClean snuck out of the store to grab his legally-owned gun from his vehicle. When he returned with his weapon, he was able to scare the robber away, thereby saving his manager’s life and the company $2,000. How was McClean rewarded for carrying out such a heroic act? Because he violated company policy by bringing a personal weapon into the store-- he was fired. The Blaze has more:

But although the store’s manager was...

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