A pair of Long Island, New York, thieves, who police believe
used various scams to gain entry into the homes of elderly and
disabled residents, were finally apprehended thanks to the quick
thinking of an armed citizen. After Luise Starke, who is legally
blind, led one of the suspects to the basement when he said he was
there to service the oil burner, her husband, Alan, heard another
man enter the home. Suspecting trouble, he dialed 911 and grabbed
his side-by-side shotgun, which he used to detain both suspects for
law enforcement officials.
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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.