By Sarah Calams
LAS VEGAS — Final week, an 80-year-old comfort retailer proprietor in Norco, California, shot an armed robber’s “arm off” whereas he entered into the shop with a semi-automatic rifle. The safety video went viral and the shop proprietor’s spouse had just one message to share following the incident: “Keep out of Norco, as a result of everyone in Norco has a gun.”
Now, one other retailer surveillance video goes viral in Las Vegas. This time, the proprietor of a neighborhood smoke store was tasked with defending himself with a knife from a gaggle of thieves.
The video exhibits the shop’s proprietor, Johnny Nguyen, asking two suspicious males carrying ski masks to depart the shop. Quickly after the confrontation, one man takes a tip jar from the shop and one other jumps over-the-counter, 3News reported. That’s when Nguyen lunges on the man, stabbing him a minimum of seven occasions as one other runs out of the shop.
“The entire time I used to be slightly bit nervous as a result of clearly I used to be getting robbed,” Nguyen advised Fox5. “I used to be actually scared for my life … certainly one of them got here in with a bag as if he had a firearm.”
Nguyen referred to as the police following the incident. Two juveniles had been arrested and police are nonetheless on the lookout for the third suspect. The stabbed suspect was taken to a hospital.