Mom shoots carjacker in head after he attempts to steal car with kids inside

Posted at 9:46 AM, Jul 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-05 10:46:32-04

DALLAS (AP) – Dallas police say a woman shot a man in the head who was trying to steal her sport utility vehicle with her two children inside.
Police say the suspect got into the women’s vehicle late Wednesday night in a gas station parking lot.
Police say the woman jumped in the vehicle and told the suspect to stop. When he did not, the woman pulled a gun from her glove box and shot the man once in the head. The vehicle then crashed into a telephone pole.
Police say the suspect was taken to a hospital.


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