Please disable your Ad Blocker to better interact with this website.

CrimeNews/Opinion

When Trying to Rob a Gun Store, Come Armed With More Than a Baseball Bat

There is an old saying, ‘fight fire with fire.’   Then there is also the phrase, ‘never bring a knife to a gun fight.’

Meaning, if you want to have a chance during a battle, you need to come armed equally as strong.

Which is why the story of 22-year-old Derrick Mosley is especially puzzling.  Mosley had the brilliant idea of trying to rob an Oregon gun shop on Thursday, walking into a store that had armed individuals, and weapons on display.

So, did he come armed with some heavy artillery to counter the cache of weapons in the store?  Did he at least bring a firearm that could protect him during the crime?

Nay.  He brought himself a piece of wood with the words ‘Louisville Slugger’ branded into the side.

Via The Blaze:

Common sense is apparently hard for some criminals. Take for example, 22-year-old Derrick Mosley, who reportedly attempted to rob an Oregon gun shop on Thursday armed with a baseball bat.

According to various news reports, Mosley strolled into Discount Gun Sales in Beaverton, Ore., with his baseball bat and criminal intent. He reportedly smashed a display case and attempted to steal a firearm.

The manager of the gun shop drew his own firearm which, unlike the one Mosley attempted to steal, was loaded. The manager trained his gun on Mosley and ordered him to drop the bat, the unloaded gun he was trying to steal and the 9-inch knife he was carrying. The first smart thing the crook did that day was comply with those commands.

The gun shop manager was still holding Mosley at gunpoint when the sheriff’s department arrived.

A Sheriff’s Department spokesman said Mosley “is lucky to be alive.”

Rusty Weiss

Rusty Weiss is a freelance journalist focusing on the conservative movement and its political agenda. He has been writing conservatively charged articles for several years in the upstate New York area, and his writings have appeared in the Daily Caller, American Thinker, FoxNews.com, Big Government, the Times Union, and the Troy Record. He is also Editor of one of the top conservative blogs of 2012, the Mental Recession.

Related Articles

14 Comments

  1. Pingback: 김치티비
  2. Pingback: fake Rolex Clone
  3. Pingback: 3d printer
  4. Great weblog here!
    Additionally your site lots up fast!
    What web host are you using?
    Can I am getting your associate link on your
    host? I wish my web site loaded up as quickly as yours lol

  5. Pingback: 사설토토
  6. Indihome Jakarta Timur sekarang datang dengan pelayanan pasang jaringan Indihome
    lewat cara online, anda tak butuh tiba ke kantor indihome buat mengerjakan pendaftaran penempatan indihome.
    Ini sebagai wujud pelayanan digital paling depan dari Indihome Jakarta Timur buat mempermudah orang Jakarta Timur yang mau nikmati jaringan internet cepat
    indihome. Dengan gunakan Technologi Fiber Optik, kami
    tawarkan sejumlah service paket internet seperti
    Singgel Play, Dual Play juga Triple Play. Diluar itu kami pula menjajakan sejumlah Add On Teratas buat anda cicipi sama keluarga.

  7. Indihome Jakarta Timur saat ini datang dengan service pasang
    jaringan Indihome lewat cara online, anda tak butuh ada ke kantor indihome
    untuk lakukan pendaftaran penempatan indihome. Ini sebagai wujud service digital paling
    depan dari Indihome Jakarta Timur buat meringankan penduduk Jakarta Timur yang ingin nikmati
    jaringan internet cepat indihome. Dengan memanfaatkan Tehnologi
    Fiber Optik, kami tawarkan sejumlah pelayanan paket internet seperti Singgel Play, Dual Play namun juga Triple Play.
    Disamping itu kami tawarkan sejumlah Add On Teratas buat anda cicipi sama keluarga.

  8. I’d like to thank you for
    the efforts you have put in penning this website.
    I really hope to check out
    the same high-grade blog posts by you
    in the future as well. In truth, your creative writing
    abilities has encouraged me to get my own, personal site now

  9. Hi, i feel that i noticed you visited my weblog thus i got here to go
    back thechoose?.I am attempting to
    to find issues to
    improve my site!I guess its adequate to make
    use of a few of your concepts!!

  10. Pingback: psilocybin edibles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button