Armed Grandma Shoots Would Be Robber Square In The Chest [VIDEO]
MANCHESTER, N.H. —According to a story in WMUR ABC News, “A 65-year-old Manchester woman shot and injured a man Monday night when he tried to rob her, police said.
Manchester police said the woman, who did not want to be identified, told them that she shot the man when he tried to grab her while she was trying to get into her apartment building. She said the man had been in a car that followed her into the parking lot of her apartment complex, police said.
Police identified the man as Michael Bontaites, 23, of Manchester. He was treated for a serious but not life-threatening chest wound at Elliot Hospital.
Police said the woman left work and stopped at the Mobil on the Run gas station on South Willow Street around 11:30 p.m. She told police that a car pulled up quickly behind her at a traffic light and that she became concerned when it followed her into the parking lot at her apartment complex on South Porter Street.
She said she tried to park as close to the building as possible, but the car parked near her.
After she left her car, she heard another vehicle door close and heard someone approaching her quickly from behind, police said.
“Something in my head said to take the gun out of my purse,” the woman told News 9.
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