Woman Kills Intruder Breaking Into Her Home

911 operator told young mother she could not shoot until man entered her home.
2:11 | 01/04/12

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-- turned out of the young mom -- Oklahoma who aimed a gun -- an -- while she was on the phone with 91118. Year old -- McKinley says the operator told her she couldn't shoot. Until the man broke into her home and the stunning moments that followed were all caught on tape in she's Ryan -- has the story. I -- -- done but it was my son. This young mother takes maternal instinct to a whole new level. I walked over and got the twelve gauge. When in the bedroom and got the pistol and with a bottle in his mouth and -- comment -- one. Eighteen year old Sarah McKinley killed a man. She says to protect her three month old baby. I'm about a month and could play into -- captain current inspection actually mean can. Late on New Year's Eve police say two men one armed with a twelve lynch hunting knife were trying to break into our home outside Oklahoma City. McKinley recognize one of them as someone she thought was stalking her for. It was from door to door trying to -- and things that I consider to -- committed to -- -- your doors locked. I'm kind of got concurrent in my hand delivered a constituent country in particular spot can tell you -- you can do bad that you do what you have to do to protect your -- -- mother killed the 44 year old intruder the second he stepped inside. Police called a shooting. Justified. You're allowed to shoot an unauthorized person. That is in your home the law provides you the room repeat against sanctions. The use of deadly force. The second intruder turned himself then but -- was home alone that night because her husband just died of cancer on Christmas Day. While her son may grow up without his father this is one little boy who will always know mom will do anything to protect them. I mean that I was gonna have to choose camera my son and they're living in the -- my friend so. I did what I had to do enough to more dangerous than a mother with a child. For Good Morning America Ryan Owens ABC news Dallas. Square that in Anderson inflow of presence of mind to give the baby them bodily keeping quiet and she spent -- so much that her husband John spears was fast and.

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