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

SoldierMomX2 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 11:47 PM
She lives in the "country". She hit him 5 times in the mouth and neck, he is now on life support.
deprogramming services Wrote: Jan 06, 2013 1:21 AM
It isn't as easy as it might seem to be accurate under stress. This woman did just fine. But I agree that target practice is a good idea. And so are hollow points.

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...