Transcript for Woman Uses Bible Verses to Ward Off Attacker
When we get to fourth avenue and -- -- with the profit in the -- from. -- as neighbors worry tonight. It's just a very scary thing is so long -- is so much that in our neighborhoods last night as -- would came home from Bible study she fitness on. To get the trash can -- her. He unknowingly crossed paths with the man who crept up on his mother and cut her throat. Which like talking to her attacker she told them -- not part of that she loved the lord in its own thing -- -- -- what was happening. In the back -- out of sight. While his mother kept trying to reason with the -- She offered her car up as well -- Her money that she had owner. But her attacker refused to take those things. So she opened her -- but she actually opened her -- -- ring Bible verses. Two in actually invited into -- church. Even with her injuries police say wood ridge and talk to the attacker for about an hour and a half -- -- apologize. And -- What is in the hospital tonight with 1825. Stitches and staples in her neck. Police are concerned that this man. Didn't seem to want anything more than to hurt an innocent person biggest concern right now let's get him off the street in Shelby -- -- Gemma. Eyewitness News.
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