posted on Jan, 4 2013 @ 07:59 PM
A women at home alone with her 9 yr old twins Friday afternoon shot an intruder a total of 5 times after he broke into her home.
The intruder rang the doorbell and when no one answered, he proceeded to pry open the door with a crow bar, by this time the mother was hiding in a
crawl space with her 9 yr old twins and her .38 revolver.
once inside the house the intruder found the women and her children at which point the women fired all six shoots at him hitting him 5 times
the mother then ran for a neighbors house with her children, while the intruder fled the scene and was picked up by law enforcement after crashing his
this guy had just recently been released from jail after being arrested in February on battery charges. He also has been arrested at least 6 other
times since 2008.
here's a link women hiding with children shoots intruder
now I know someone is going to come along and say she should have just called 911 and waited. I looked and as far as I can tell the police station is
about 15mins from the house. Now knowing his past criminal record and the fact that that he found them hiding do you think this story would have had
ended as well (bad guy shot, mom and kids ok) if she hadn't been armed?? I'm just interested in what the anti-gun crowd would have done in a
situation like this. 15 mins is a long time to wait for help in a situation like this