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Company Fires Employee For Fending Off Armed Robber with Gun

mach0017 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 5:06 PM
Okay, AutoZone, you are not getting any more of my business. O'Reilly and CarQuest, you will be my choices unless I hear of similar "zero-tolerance" actions from you. Walgreen Drugs is also on my boycott list, for the same reason as is in this story.

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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