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Georgia Man Forced to Shoot Neighbor in Self-Defense During Confrontation, Sending Him to the Hospital

ATLANTA, GA – A confrontation between neighbors in DeKalb County escalated into a shooting, leaving one man hospitalized and facing charges of aggravated assault. Local media reported that the incident occurred around 4:18 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Summit Creek Drive. DeKalb County Police Department officers arrived to find a man in his 40s suffering from a gunshot…

Armed 16-Year-Old Shot and Killed While Breaking Into Savannah, GA Home

SAVANNAH, GA – Savannah police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on the evening of May 18 in the 1100 block of West 49th Street, where a 16-year-old male juvenile was shot and killed during an alleged break-in attempt. Around 7:35 p.m., officers responded to a call reporting an armed individual forcefully entering a residence. Upon arrival, they were…

Man Returns and Opens Fire After Being Ejected from Atlanta Hookah Lounge, Bouncer Shoots Him in Defense

ATLANTA, GA – In the early hours of a Sunday morning in Atlanta, an altercation at the Monaco Hookah Lounge escalated into gunfire, resulting in one man being wounded. The incident adds to the troubled history of this establishment, which has witnessed multiple shootings in recent years. According to the WSBTV, Atlanta police responded to a call just before 2 a.m.…

Off-Duty Cop Shoots at Home Intruder Who Then Falls Three Stories to the Ground

ATLANTA, GA – In an early morning incident that underscores the city’s ongoing struggles with property crime, an off-duty Atlanta police officer took decisive action against an intruder attempting to break his apartment. The confrontation occurred at approximately 5 a.m. on Tuesday at the Dwell at the View apartment complex located at 1620 Hollywood Road NW. According to WSBTV, the…

Ex-Girlfriend’s Mother Shoots Ex-Boyfriend After He Fires Warning Shot

ATLANTA, GA – While we at USA Carry never recommend firing warning shots, this recent incident in Atlanta serves as a stark reminder of the importance of self-defense preparedness. On February 28th, a man arrived at his ex-girlfriend’s residence on Beecher Road around 12:46 am, escalating an ongoing dispute. According to an Atlanta PD report, he confronted her family outside…

Textbook Home Defense: Home Invader Shot Dead By Homeowner

SANDY SPRINGS, GA. – A home invasion in Sandy Springs culminated in the intruder being shot and killed by the homeowner. The intruder made threats to the homeowner after being advised to vacate the premises, resulting in the homeowner shooting in self-defense. Homeowner Shoots Intruder After Being Threatened Authorities in Sandy Springs, Ga., a large suburb of Atlanta, responded to…

Homeowner Defends Family from Intruder Who Fatally Stabbed a 77-Year-Old Woman Days Prior

FAYETTE COUNTY, GA – A Georgia homeowner shot an early morning intruder twice to defend himself and his family; the intruder is suspected of having fatally stabbed a 77-year-old woman. A homeowner in Fayette Country, GA, was home with his family on the morning of Sept. 14. He heard what sounded like an intruder in their basement, so he called…

Charged Dropped Against GA Man That Fatally Shot His Father-in-Law

A man arrested on October 7, 2022, for shooting and killing his father-in-law had all charges against him dropped. An in-depth investigation revealed reasonable defense under numerous statutes, such as stand-your-ground, defense of habitation, and self-defense. The shooting occurred after a domestic incident where the defender was placing his wife’s belongings outside while she and her father collected them. Words…