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

Rob 1948 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 12:16 PM
And your point is that criminals use guns to commit crimes? And........law abiding citizens use them to defend themselves? Is that it?

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...