Woman shot and killed the fugitive, broke into her bedroom

«There are women in South Carolina» — so we can say about a resident of the County of Pickens. She was confused when the night to her bedroom burst a quick con, and without hesitation started up the weapon.

As told to the Sheriff, 30-year-old Bruce McLaughlin broke into the house at night women 4 December. On the intruder was in an orange jumpsuit — just a half hour before McLaughlin and his cellmate, Timothy dill, attacking 2 guards, escaped from the County jail.

«McLaughlin entered the house and went to the bedroom, told Sheriff Rick Clark. — He was sharpening for knives. It is clear that the woman (her name was not disclosed. — USA.one) was scared for his life. She shot the criminal in the head, he died on the spot. It was a strong and dangerous guy. If she didn’t have weapons, who knows how it would have turned into a business. I hugged her and said he was proud of it.»

Timothy Dilla that night was detained near the prison where he was awaiting trial on charges in a sexual relationship with a teenager. Now he’s facing new charges.

Have shot McLaughlin was the rich criminal past — this time he was tried for burglary.

Sheriff Clarke called the reaction of women «justified». It is known that she lived alone in the house and just recently got a weapons permit.

Although the investigation is in progress, the Sheriff’s office said that no charges likely won’t be shown.

«Very few people, even the police, are in a similar situation, and for us she’s a hero,» said Sheriff Clark.

We will remind, in the summer in Arizona the 92-year-old woman shot son, attempted to send her to a nursing home.