'Good gal with a gun' charged after shooting at Home Depot shoplifters

Tatiana Duva-Rodriguez was outside the Joslyn Road Home Depot on October 6 when she pulled out her 9 mm concealed carry handgun and fired several rounds at the vehicle of some fleeing shoplifters.

    2015/10/14

NSFW    Gun Crazy

AUBURN HILLS, MICHIGAN — A 46-year old female vigilante has been charged with a misdemeanor after shooting up a Michigan parking lot in an attempt to stop some shoplifters.

Wannabe 'Good gal with a gun' Tatiana Duva-Rodriguez was outside the Joslyn Road Home Depot on October 6 when she saw two men fleeing the store with a trolley-full of unpaid for goods.

Rodriguez, pulled out her 9mm concealed carry handgun and fired several rounds at the suspects' black Jeep SUV, one of the rounds flattening a tire.

She then stuck around to talk to the police.

Anthony Harris, 46, and the other suspect were both later caught and charged with retail fraud.

A press release from the local prosecutors called Duva-Rodriguez's actions 'misguided' , while Auburn Hills police said they do not encourage bystanders to insert themselves into incidents because of the potential for deadly consequences."

She was arraigned on a charge of reckless use, handling or discharge of a firearm, and faces up to 90 days in jail or a fine.

Her attorney called the situation 'unfortunate' and implied his client was a victim of the ongoing debate between gun control and the Second Amendment.
Tatiana Duva-Rodriguez was charged with misdemeanor reckless use, handling or discharge of a firearm, and faces up to 90 days in jail or a fine, for opening fire at two shoplifters outside a Michigan Home Depot on Oct 6. AUBURN HILLS PD
Tatiana Duva-Rodriguez was charged with misdemeanor reckless use, handling or discharge of a firearm, and faces up to 90 days in jail or a fine, for opening fire at two shoplifters outside a Michigan Home Depot on Oct 6. AUBURN HILLS PD
Anthony Harris, 46, and the other suspect were both later caught and charged with retail fraud. AUBURN HILLS PD
Anthony Harris, 46, and the other suspect were both later caught and charged with retail fraud. AUBURN HILLS PD
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