Female Concealed Carrier In Chicago Shoots At Would-be Robber

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — Thank God that Illinois passed a concealed carry law a few years ago, or the woman involved in this attempted robbery could be another victim.

Details are extremely slim, but from what we gather, it’s a pretty ‘basic’ case of self-defense.

A woman was near 56th and Dorchester when a man in an SUV attempted to rob her. Reports do not say whether or not the suspect had a weapon, but it did say that the woman is a concealed carry permit holder and drew her firearm and shot at the suspect.

He took off in the SUV, probably wishing that concealed carry wasn’t a thing that citizens do.

Surprise, buddy. Armed citizens are out there, even in Chicago, and they’re refusing to be your victim.

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Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Springfield Armory Hellcat OSP, with a Shield Sights RMSC Red Dot, that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in a Vedder Holsters ComfortTuck IWB holster.

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