A 75-year-old lady who was residence alone at 2 a.m. in Oakland, California, used a .357 Magnum in opposition to alleged intruders.
KTVU reported the incident on Sunday, noting that the 2 alleged intruders had been armed.
The lady shot at the suspects, who then returned fireplace and fled the scene.
July 26, 2023: An aged Oakland, CA, lady exchanged gunfire with two armed intruders who broke into her residence in the course of the evening. Despite the intruders firing 17 to twenty rounds at her, the lady wasn’t injured they usually in the end fled.https://t.co/s9OSadBAM1
— Defensive Gun Use Tracker (@DailyDGU) August 1, 2023
The lady’s daughter spoke to KTVU in regards to the incident, saying, “It’s absolutely unbelievable what she was able to do. It’s amazing. She is a Superwoman. We’re all just lauding her and just amazed at her wherewithal.”
Neighbor Dave Lederer mentioned, “This woman is a hero. She kept her wits about her.”
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