Magazine article The New American

Daddy to the Rescue

Magazine article The New American

Daddy to the Rescue

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In a similar story out of North Charleston, South Carolina, a family of three was victimized in a home invasion. ABC News 4 out of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, reported on May 9 about a home invasion involving a young family. Two men tried to break in to the house by shattering glass near the front door, but the husband retrieved a rifle and confronted the two would-be burglars. The mother and her 18-month-old daughter hid in a locked bedroom while the husband protected them from the suspects.

Montana Potts told ABC News 4 that she's grateful her husband was home and worries what might have occurred had he not been there: "So what was going to happen if they got past my husband or if my husband was not home? And I don't like shooting big guns. But if I had to I would."

Seth Potts questioned the mental state of the suspects and why they chose to burglarize a home that was clearly occupied: "You obviously see a light yet you're still going to attempt to break into a house? …

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