2-10-14 – Lincolnville, SC. – Armed with a .38-caliber revolver, 76 year old Charles Petit was walking from his home to his vehicle that was parked in his driveway when he was approached by a 25 year old male armed with a stun gun. The male attacked Mr. Petit and attempted to rob him, but Mr. Petit wasn’t going to go along with the program. He brandished his revolver and shot the would be robber and ended his life of crime on the spot.
Charles Petit was taken to the hospital to be treated for his injuries which he sustained to his face during the incident. A business man in the area who knows Mr. Petit described him to the local media as “a prince of a fellow” saying that he was “glad to know he wasn’t hurt any worse than he was.” Amen to that!