Legally Armed Military Member Draws Weapon And Saved Kids in El Paso Shooting

On Saturday, Glendon Oakley was inside of the Cielo Vista mall, shopping in the Foot Locker, when he heard gunshots. As chaos ignited in the Walmart next door and the mall, he saw children running, many of whom were scared and confused, and possibly fearing for their lives. Oakley stepped up, quickly trying to help the children.

“It was a whole bunch of kids in there,” said Oakley, according to a report by The Blaze. “I hope nothing happened to the kids. I tried to pick up as many as I could and bring them out with me.”

While speaking with a reporter, Oakley, a licensed gun-owner who was carrying his weapon, stated, “I pulled my gun out.”

“When I hear gunshots, I just think… take cover, save whoever you can.”

Oakley also said that he is a military member.

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