According to police, Craig Budde, 51, of Arthur Street, Hazleton, said he accompanied Dunn to 41 Pine St. at about 8:10 a.m. when Kuren confronted him, armed with a metal pipe. Kuren demanded Budde’s money, and Budde gave it to him.I wouldn't have shot him in the foot.
Kuren then raised the pipe he was holding and approached Budde in a threatening manner. Budde produced a pistol and fired a round, striking Kuren in the foot.
Police arrested two people.
The Left loves to say people with concealed carry licenses are trigger happy. Really?
“When they tried to rob me, I thought, ‘Give him the money and call the police later,’” Budde explained. “When he came at me again, I thought, ‘I can’t fight him. I’m 51 years old, I’m disabled, I don’t have the strength to run’,” Budde said.Self-defense is a human right, and in some parts of the country, it is your legal right as well.
“I am just a citizen, minding my own business, doing nothing wrong,” he said. “I was within my rights.”
Good Guys 2, Bad Guys 0.