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Heroic 11-Year-Old Boy Saves His Mother's Life

Heroic 11-Year-Old Boy Saves His Mother's Life

Heroic 11-Year-Old Boy Saves His Mother's Life

A heroic 11-year-old boy is acclaimed for saving his mother's life by shooting her attacker with his BB gun on Tuesday morning.

Kobe Sturgeon awoke Tuesday morning after hearing his mother scream at a tenant who had been renting a room in their home. The 45-year-old man came home intoxicated and angry; he kicked in a bedroom door and started choking Kobe's mom. After yelling at the attacker to let his mom go, Kobe grabbed his BB gun and shot him four times in the face. When that didn’t work, he grabbed a board and smacked him with it.

The woman and her son were able to flee to a neighbor’s home and call for help.

Read the whole story (ABC News)

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TraciePiercy TraciePiercy 5 years
Sounds like this woman is doing an awesome job raising this little man. Good job kiddo protecting your momma!
AmandaSeery AmandaSeery 5 years
it is lucky she had her son there. good on him ooking after his mother
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