And you could file this under “A failure of the victim-selection process.” Two alleged house robbers shot and killed by Kensington homeowner.
Two guys are trying to break into an occupied house.
The homeowner ran upstairs and got his firearm. He then fired several shots at the men who were trying to gain access to the house.
Both would-be bad-guys were pronounced dead at the scene. Both were apparently armed.
Self-defense is a human-right. Good Guys 2, Bad Guys 0.
How would you respond to 4 intruders in your home in the middle of the night? Suspect killed as Bryanston resident shoots at four home invaders.
[Police spokesperson Col Lungelo] Dlamini said, according to information provided to the police, “The owner of the house woke up and saw four suspects who were already inside the house. One of the suspects shot at him and he returned fire with his licensed firearm. He fired several shots and one of the suspects was fatally shot while three others managed to escape.”
Bryanston, Gauteng is an affluent residential suburb of Sandton, South Africa.
So how would this have ended better if the law-abiding-citizen had been disarmed? Self-defense is a Human-right.
South Africa is just about set to steal land from white farmers because whites are not allowed in SA anymore. (Almost) South Africa white farmers crisis: This IMPORTANT date could change South Africa FOREVER.
There is no voice of reason. One guy is worried it will stop foreign investment. (Really? Just because you steal things that have been in another’s possession for generations, you think people might be turned off by that?)
“I’m not against it. But if we do not handle it with great care it is certain to deter foreign investment.
“If I was a foreign investor and asked to invest in a country where there is expropriation without compensation, I wouldn’t go there unless I needed my head read.”
And “unexpectedly” the completely expected result is that agricultural production has slumped.
Statistics South Africa said agriculture production fell by 29.2 per cent in the second quarter, following a 33.6 per cent slump in the first quarter.
It said this was largely driven by a decline in crop production and continued drought conditions in Western Cape.
They try to blame the drought, but the “decline in crop production” is a result of people getting out of dodge, or just not investing the cost of seed and fertilizer in land they might not own when harvest comes along.
When things didn’t work out as planned, he was just left to die. WARNING, explicit footage: Robber shot and killed, abandoned by accomplice.
This isn’t the first self-defense story I’ve covered from South Africa.
Police spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubela said two suspects targeted a house Brixton where they tied up a homeowner and stole valuables and appliances.
The homeowner, more than 50 years old, managed to free himself from the ropes during the robbery and get his gun. The suspects were about to flee when the homeowner opened fire on the culprits. They returned fire.
The dead guy was found in the abandoned car a short distance away.
Poetic Justice, Mother Nature style. Or something to that effect. Lions eat ‘rhino poachers’ on South African game reserve
At least two suspected rhino poachers have been mauled to death and eaten by lions on a South African game reserve, officials say.
Rangers discovered the remains of two, possibly three, people in a lion enclosure in the Sibuya reserve, near the south-east town of Kenton-on-Sea.
Karma’s a bitch.
They likely thought it would be easy to rob a 72-year-old woman. They were wrong. Elderly woman kills ‘home invader’ in shootout with gang
It was described as a “gang of home invaders.” They traded fire with the homeowner, who was also shot.
“On arrival they found that a 72-year-old woman‚ the homeowner‚ had been shot. She was in a critical condition and required urgent attention from advanced life support paramedics before she was transported to an area hospital‚” Jamieson said.
“One man, an alleged intruder, was declared dead at the scene.”
One guy who was injured, was taken to hospital under police guard, and a 3rd guy, who police believe is connect to the home invasion, was arrested later.
Self-defense is a human-right.
South Africa also has a healthy respect for self-defense. Suspected robber critical after attempted break-in | The Mercury
ER24 spokesperson Annine Siddall said in a statement on Saturday that the man, believed to be 18 years old, is in a critical condition after it was believed he had been shot by a homeowner in Acaciavale in Ladysmith on Friday night.
She said: “At approximately 9pm, ER24 and other emergency services arrived at the scene, (where) they found the man with a gunshot wound to his jaw.
Note: I’m not 100% sure, but ER24 is a private company in South Africa that handles emergency response via a cellphone app. It seems to be a service that is in addition to services provided by the government
The would-be miscreant was transported to a local hospital.
Self-defense is a human-right. No reporting on how much of a legal quagmire the homeowner is in as a result of this incident.