By Jenn Jacques
A 75-year-old Loris, SC woman is thankful she had the means to defend herself and her family from a violent assault when a pair of violent armed robbers broke into her home Sunday night.
“God was with me, God was with us all,” the great-grandmother said. “He was watching over us. He can’t stop things from happening – things will happen – but he had my back. He had all of our backs.”
According to a report from the Horry County Police Department, Eleanor Ring was in her home around 9 p.m. along with her 9-year-old foster daughter, infant great-granddaughter and her 78-year-old neighbor when two suspects broke into her home.
“They pulled the drawers out and threw them over the bed while the kids were standing in the corner of the bedroom,” Ring said.
Ring said they yelled, “‘Where’s your pocketbook? Where’s your pills?”‘ and when her neighbor tried to stop them, he was severely beaten.
The elderly homeowner said the female suspect rummaged through her home while the male suspect tased her with a stun gun several times and used his gun to beat her in the head. Rice was fearful for her life and the lives of those …Read the Rest
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