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Company Fires Employee For Fending Off Armed Robber with Gun

aj59 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 8:23 AM
You are right, Earl. And in the crazy, effed-up liberal world of today, it is NOT the employees/customers who sue, it is the robbers and their families who do the suing! Robbers being shot during the course of the robbery usually DO sue the company, and they get the money; whether it be from a settlement or a trial, they win. If the robber gets killed by someone defending themselves, then the robber's family will sue. Seen it time and time again, and during my CCW class that was pounded into your head. So, Earl, you hit the nail right on the head; better to have to pay to bury an employee than pay millions to robbers and their families.

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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