Texas Concealed Carry Holder Thwarts Potential Mass Shooting

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H/T The Daily Caller.

Once more a good guy with a gun stopped a bad guy with a gun.

Police in Texas say a concealed carry holder is a “hero” for shooting a crazed attacker and preventing what could have been a slaughter inside a crowded sports bar on Wednesday.

The man, who was dining with his wife at Zona Caliente in Arlington, Tex., quickly sprung into action when he witnessed the gunman shoot and kill the bar manager, police said. The man took a gun he had on a concealed carry permit and quickly shot at the assailant.

The good Samaritan has not been publicly identified, but police identified the assailant as 48-year-old James Jones of Grand Prairie, Texas.

“We’re treating the good guy as sort of a hero,” Arlington Police spokesman Christopher Cook said Thursday.

Police say the customer, who has not been publicly identified, was carrying a handgun under the Texas…

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