A San Antonio man used a legally registered firearm to stop car burglars from stealing his property this morning, as Texas lawmakers rally to block any efforts to restrict individuals from owning the weapons of their choice for self protection, 1200 WOAI news reports.
Shortly before 2AM, the man who lives in the 700 block of Lightstone Drive in Stone Oak spotted two men breaking into a vehicle. He opened fire with a semi automatic pistol, firing a total of 13 shots at the would be bandits.
Both suspects were hit by gunfire. Police found one of the robbers behind the wheel of a car that crashed about a block away, and the second suspect was found in the street.