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.