Belt buckle saves man from bullet

By on April 11, 2013

Belt buckle

This reveal take hold of from WPVI presentations the belt buckle that saved grocery store worker Bienvenido Reynoso from a bullet. Supply: Equipped

A BELT buckle has saved a grocery retailer worker via stopping a stray bullet from a shootout outdoor a US grocery retailer.

Bienvenido Reynoso, 38, mentioned he used to be about to take a dolly out of doors late Wednesday afternoon when photographs started out flying, so he hit the underside inside the retailer, WPVI said. Surveillance video presentations a snack cake being shot off the shelf above his head.

Police mentioned a man was once shot throughout the abdomen on the street outdoor the store in the Grey’s Ferry part of Philadelphia. No arrests had been made.

Mr Reynoso said he did not keep in mind he used to be once hit until someone mentioned a gap in his shirt, and he found out the bullet in his belt buckle.

Christian Vinas, 21, working in the back of the counter, additionally dove to the bottom when the capturing started out.

“That must be God,” Mr Vinas said. “Out of the entire locations you might want to get hit inside the physique, you get hit right there. It was actually excellent.”

Mr Vinas, who moved to Philadelphia from Florida a few month in the past, talked about it was once as soon as the 2nd shooting previously week within the neighbourhood.

Bienvenido Reynoso

Bienvenido Reynoso, 38, who survived a capturing because of his belt buckle stopping a bullet, is interviewed by way of WPVI.

Three bullet holes – two inside the doorways and one in a window by means of the snack muffins – remained unrepaired in a single day. the sector

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