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Grandmother with a Gun Stops Store Robbery

On December 14, 2012, a man armed with a knife entered Ernestine Aldana’s grocery store in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  The man advanced on her, intent on taking the cash from the register.

Luckily, Ernestine had a firearm in the store and she pulled out her gun while backing away from the would-be robber.  He must have had a change of heart as he ran away.  He was later arrested when the store’s surveillance recording was given airplay by WISN TV and other media. Continue reading