Wednesday, February 06, 2013

TN: 86-year-old woman grabs gun in self-defense, loses it

The theif is extremely lucky that she did not end up in the hospital, or dead. That is the common result. Having a gun taken from a victim is much rarer than being killed by lightning. Having your own gun used against you is a much smaller number than that. If someone is trying to take your gun, they are a deadly threat. The vast majority of them get shot.

BULLS GAP, Tenn. - An 86-year-old woman grabbeed a gun in self-defense when police say an intruder broke into her home.

News 5 sat down with this woman today and listened to her tell about the experience.

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1 comment:

John Hardin said...

"loses it"? Where in the article does it say she lost the gun?

The article says she struggled with the intruder and got off a shot, when missed because the intruder had kneed her arm, but nowhere does it say she "lost the gun" as your headline implies...