Woman Hits Burglar With Cane

A woman chased off two burglars from her Lexington home this morning. She hit one of them in the head with a cane as they tried to get inside her home.

It happened around four Tuesday morning at the Fairview Mobile Home Park on Winchester Road.

A woman says she was in the kitchen getting a soda, when she looked out the window and noticed two men trying to steal her moped.
She made noise to try and scare them off, but the men ended up instead, trying to break into her home.

The woman grabbed a cane, which was laying nearby. When one of the men tried to come in the door, she hit him over the head with it.

The burglars ran off.


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  • by LOL Location: Behind the computer on Sep 6, 2007 at 12:39 AM
    Granny owns a moped?!! Get out there and ride to live Granny.....Just stay out of the left lane!!!!
  • by Leerena Location: Irvine on Sep 4, 2007 at 07:18 PM
    It is a shame that people do such things to the elderly. Almost makes me sick to even think it. Thank the Lord that He was watching over her, no telling what could have happened. Go get your kicks elsewhere and leave the elderly alone, how would you feel if that was your mother, grandmother or better yet, your daughter later in life and someone tried to do that to her. But with the way the generation is today, they probably would not care anyway!
  • by Connie Location: Frankfort on Sep 4, 2007 at 06:31 PM
    Way to go girl! I hope you hurt him badly! Too bad you didn't have a sawed off shotgun with some buck shot in it to use on both of them! This is exactly what more people need to start doing to these bums who are too lazy to work. Start killing a few of them in the process of stealing and perhaps the rest will get the message loud and clear!
  • by Crystal Location: Mt. Sterling on Sep 4, 2007 at 05:29 PM
    WAY TO GO!!!!!!!! Maybe they will think twice next time. Hey hows your head feeling today? LOL
  • by tony - tammy m Location: evarts. ky on Sep 4, 2007 at 04:19 PM
    good way to use our dads swordcane kysha.tammy and tony melton.
  • by Anonymous on Sep 4, 2007 at 04:18 PM
    i am so glad that you knocked the tar out of that guy .hope he has a head ache for weeks !!!
  • by johnbo Location: lex-town on Sep 4, 2007 at 02:11 PM
    whoooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • by Fred Location: Lexington on Sep 4, 2007 at 01:49 PM
    Attagirl! Hit 'em with a bullet next time!
  • by Gail Location: Winchester on Sep 4, 2007 at 11:59 AM
    Still laughing not at the woman but at the freak that tried to rob her... LMAO... How's the knott on your head ... Knotthead! LMAO... You go girl we need a few more fearless women like you!
  • by Ben Location: Lexington on Sep 4, 2007 at 11:31 AM
    That's one cool (edited) cane-looks like a cobra. It must have belonged to her (edited) daddy.
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