April 30, 2012 1:15PM

Gun Owner Ended the Attack and Hysteria

According to news reports, there was a "stabbing spree" at a store in downtown Salt Lake City.  Just the latest reminder that a crime can happen anywhere, anytime.  Fortunately, an unnamed concealed carry permit holder was on the scene and put a stop to the attack.

H/T  Instapundit.

Last week, Cato held a policy forum on the Stand Your Ground Laws and examined instances of citizens using guns to thwart crimes.  More here.