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[Video] Bar Owner Shoots the Gun Out of Armed Robber’s Hand

” According to ABC, early Sunday morning, a bar owner in North Philadelphia was followed home after closing his bar by three armed men who tried to rob him.The robbery plan went awry when the owner drew his own weapon and opened fire on the trio, striking one of the suspects in the arm, and actually shooting the gun right out of his hand.”

3 Minors Point Gun At Man, Woman In North Philadelphia



” Police say three minors pointed what appears to be a gun at two people in North Philadelphia earlier this week.

The youngest suspect, 10-years-old, turned himself in on Wednesday night.

Police say the gun was either a toy gun or a BB gun. Authorities continue to search for two additional minors.

The incident occurred in the Tioga section of the city on Monday around 6:45 p.m.

According to police, a 27-year-old man was approached by a group of males on the 3300 block of North 16th Street.

Police say one of the males then reached into his backpack, pulled out a handgun and pointed it at the victim saying “hey buddy.” “