How would you react to an encounter with a dangerous fugitive. Gordon Co. homeowner says pistol saved his life during terrifying encounter with fugitive
Eddie Cloer was in his yard feeding his cat when he felt something hit his back.
“He had his gun pointed at me even after he shot me,” says Cloer.
He says Dalton Potter shot him in the back, and he knew right away it was the man that everyone had been looking for
The homeowner was able to get his own firearm.
During a Thursday news conference, Whitfield County Sheriff Scott Chitwood says Potter received a head wound after being grazed by a bullet during his confrontation with the homeowner.
The homeowner spent the night in the hospital, but he did agree to an interview from his hospital bed.
“Do you believe that gun saved your life?” asked NewsChannel 9’s Stephanie LaChance.
“Oh yeah. Without a doubt. Without a doubt,” he responded.