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Viral video shows man who served in the Marine Corps

A video of a man who served in the U.S. Marine Corps shutting down a would-be armed robbery went viral this week. According to a press release from the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a report of an armed robbery at a Chevron in the city of Yuma, Arizona, on Wednesday.
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Yuma County Sheriff To Honor Former Marine Who Stopped Armed Robbery

On Tuesday, Yuma County Sheriff Leon Wilmot will be presenting the quick thinking former Marine, James Kilcer, with the Yuma County Sheriff Office Citizen’s Valor Award. Kilcer will also be honored with the Yuma County Local Hero Award on October 28, at the First Responders Day event along with 9/11 Ground Zero Police Officer Stacey Goodmen.

SEE IT: Marine Veteran Disarms Robber Trying to Hold Up Arizona Gas Station

A U.S.Marine Corps veteran is being credited for stopping a robbery Wednesday after three people tried to hold up a gas station. The incident happened at a Chevron gas station near I-8 and Fortuna Road in Yuma on Wednesday. At around 4.30 a.m., three suspects dressed in black walked into the store. When one of the suspects pulled out a gun and aimed it at the store cashier, the Marine took action.
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VIDEO: Marine Veteran Quickly Disarms Robber At Gas Station

In a matter of seconds, a former Marine who was a customer inside a gas station convenience store disarmed and took down a man who entered wielding a gun. Though the man was pointing the gun at someone else, the Marine’s response was quick. A second man who entered at the same time as the man with the gun fled out the door.

Marine stops attempted robbery at gas station

Surveillance video released by the Yuma County Sheriff's Department shows the man standing inside a Chevron gas station near I-8 and Fortuna Road around 4:30 a.m in Yuma near the checkout counter when two masked robbers come through the entrance behind him.

Former Marine Makes Quick Work Of Armed Robbery Suspect

Early Wednesday morning, three individuals attempted to rob a Chevron convenience store in Yuma, Arizona. The first perp walked into the store wielding a gun. What he probably didn’t anticipate was a former Marine standing in line. When the robber pointed his handgun, the customer deflected the gun with his...

Watch: How marine expert disarms robber breaking into the gas station store

An armed robbery attempt at a petrol station business was recently prevented thanks to a quick response by a US Marine Corps veteran. The incident, which was captured by the store’s CCTV camera, is now going viral, with the veteran receiving praise online. The client, who had previously served in...
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From Lease To Own: Marines Get Two MQ-9 Reapers Of Their Own

WASHINGTON: The Marine Corps has taken possession of two MQ-9A Reapers that it was previously leasing from General Atomics ASI, the company announced Wednesday, an important step in advancing the service’s No. 2 acquisition priority. “The two aircraft have been operated by the USMC since 2018 under a company owned/company...