As President Obama and a bunch of other liberals have told us before, Australia is some sort of utopia because of its restrictive gun laws. Except if you’re a shopkeeper who keeps getting robbed by gun-toting thugs and you have to defend yourself with an “improvised flamethrower”:
Dan Rigney = legend. He made his own DIY flame thrower to fight off two armed robbers + captured it IN COLOUR CCTV! https://t.co/XApLryfUQD
— Sean Power (@seanpower9) January 31, 2016
The flamethrower consisted of insect spray and a lighter:
— News, Views, People. (@NewsViewsPeople) January 30, 2016
Rigby is already firing at the first thug as the second one enters, but no flames … yet:
We have ignition! Rigney was able to use the flames as a diversion and escape:
Rigney was robbed in 2010, but he didn’t use a flamethrower that time:
Mr Rigney’s act of retaliation marks the second time he has stood his ground against thieves.
In 2010, he chased an armed bandit down the road into the arms of waiting officers.
You can watch the entire video of the attack here.