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Woman Hiding in Attic Shoots Intruder Five Times to Protect Her Children

CW14 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:39 PM
It shouldn't matter what his motives were. When someone breaks into your home, you have the right to assume you're in danger and to take appropriate action as this woman did.
traitorbill Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:58 PM
According to the government you'll have to first ascertain if he belongs to a minority group or was abused as a child before shooting him.

It seems as though real life examples of guns saving -- rather than taking -- innocent life go largely unreported (or flat-out ignored) in the mainstream media. Therefore, I have decided to post the following must-read story in its entirety (via Cameron Gray):

A woman hiding in her attic with children shot an intruder multiple times before fleeing to safety Friday.

The incident happened at a home on Henderson Ridge Lane in Loganville around 1 p.m. The woman was working in an upstairs office when she spotted a strange man outside a window, according to Walton County Sheriff Joe...