Mom To 911: Is It Ok To Shoot Intruder?

Sarah Dawn McKinley

An audio recording captured the conversation between a 911 operator and a recently widowed Oklahoma mother who asked if it was permissible to shoot an intruder, officials said Wednesday.

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