A father in Texas who was having dinner with his family on Wednesday night allegedly shot the thief who threatened them during his dinner.
Carlos Molina, 32, was dining with his family at a Popeyes restaurant in San Antonio when Andrés Herrera, 1
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Molina told the thief that he had no money because he used it to buy food, and then they asked Herrera if he would let his family go.
Herrera, according to WOAI-TV, told Molina that he and his family could leave. Molina's wife and two children were gone, but two of Molina's other children came out of the bathroom when Herrera pointed a gun at them.
At one point, Herrera also pointed a gun at the restaurant counter and yelled at the store manager
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Molina then took out his legally owned gun and shot Herrera "several times". According to reports, the officers said that the father fired in defense of a third person.
The shooting scene is under investigation.