CASHIER THERESA STUCKEY sold a woman groceries, and the next thing
she knew the woman was outside pleading for her life. "She was
screaming, 'Help, he's trying to kill me!' She was rolling on the
ground, trying to get out of the way, but he kept stabbing her"
Terrified onlookers yelled at the man and honked their horns.
Ignoring the crowd, the rampaging man poured gasoline on the woman
and attempted to set her ablaze, but a passerby entered the scene
armed with more than a car horn. According to a witness, the Good
Samaritan drew a gun and, "He told the man, 'Stop, or I'm going to
shoot! And if you run, I'm going to kill you"' Police say the heroic
man held the suspect until they arrived; however, he left before
anyone got his name. The victim was listed in good condition at the
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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.