Sixty nine year-old Ethel Jones poses with her .38 caliber snubnose revolver behind the glass door window she shattered when she fired three shots at a burglar who broke into her house Monday, August 30, 2010 in Decatur. An 18-year-old suspect was taken to Huntsville Hospital with a gunshot to the abdomen.
I asked her to be behind the broken glass with her revolver, and she stood there aiming that pistol straight at me!
- Excuse me, Mrs. Jones, is the gun loaded?
- Of course, what's it good for if it's not loaded?
- Ahem... Is the safe on?
- Oh, don't worry. Like I say, guns don't shoot if you don't pull the trigger.
- Well, in that case, could you please point at some other place? You can hold it like James Bond if you want...