Transcript for Elderly Woman Pulls Gun on Robber
It began as a typical visit to the ocean springs Wal-Mart to pick up -- grow trees. And -- I had come over here he's got my keys out. Opened the back of the car out. In the -- a few of the baskets and Arum and -- of the groceries somebody gets out of nowhere came in. Tugged -- my purse and I almost opponent -- and -- it. And trying to get -- from taken at any couldn't get that so he put his hand in here. In -- side -- it and I pulled out my weapon. -- -- pet prairie along and pointed adding. In a -- a couple explicit words. Ending he ran off. Lieutenant John flowers investigated the case and -- carrying a weapon is not necessarily for everyone I would. Leave it to the individual to make that decision is there. There -- safety units at state police say what the proper permits it's okay to carry a weapon for -- protection. But they also suggest you do something else something that's just as important as a permit if you don't carry a weapon for personal protection. He should have some type of experience and knowledge of that weapons -- -- -- protected -- he thought he. Didn't expect it yes I think it did in ocean springs Doug walker WOX news.
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