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Police Say Woman's Actions Self-Defense

Posted February 22, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— Police in Cumberland County say a man attempted to break into a woman's house Friday night, but she stopped him ... with a bullet.

The incident occurred off Highway 401-North in the Kelly Hills Subdivision.

Police say it is a classic case of self defense, and that they will not charge the woman.

The injured man, however, will face charges.