In the dark of the night, an Eliot, Maine, homeowner was awakened to
the sounds of pounding and screaming at his front door. David Oeser
went to the entrance to find a 6-ft., 2-in., 330-lb. man breaking
down his door. Oeser then fled to his bedroom but was followed by
the intruder, who continued to scream incoherently. Oeser grabbed
his gun and yelled several times, "Stop or I will shoot," but the
man kept coming. Oeser fired, hitting him once. The man was
apprehended at the scene. Police later revealed that less than 24
hours earlier, the intruder had been arrested and given a
psychiatric exam after an unprovoked attack on a man in a local
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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.