Five hoodlums strolled brazenly into a Miami, Florida,
Burger King in the middle of the morning and ordered the cashiers to
give them the money in the registers. While two of them held their
guns on the employees and customers, two other suspects jumped
across the counter. A brief scuffle ensued and the men ran from the
restaurant. As one of the suspects exited the building, he turned
to shoot. It proved to be his undoing. By that time, manager
Ulysses Williams had unholstered his own gun. He fired first,
striking the suspect dead. Police were still searching for the
other four suspects.
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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.