A pregnant woman suffered light injuries and was taken to a hospital as a precaution after a gun owner stopped her being attacked and robbed, police say.
Talk about being a good neighbor.
A pregnant pizza driver was beaten with a gun by two teenagers in southwest Atlanta on Wednesday night when a gun-possession nearby resident saw the incident and was in action, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.
“Drop the gun or I will drop you.”
– Dennis Madaris, a gun owner who broke attempt robbery
Dennis Madaris told the station he drew his weapon and told the suspects, “drop the gun, or I will let you fall,” according to the station.
“Drop the gun or I will drop you’: the good Samaritan thwarts attack on pregnant pizza delivery person. https://t.co/XroSKBYAKx pic.twitter.com/wR3lJKMA0U
— AJC (@ajc), June 21, 2018
That is when Madaris said the teens dumped the weapon and took a run.
A 16-year-old boy and the girl were later arrested in connection with the attack. They were accused of assault, possession of a firearm and attempt to commit a robbery, the station reported.
The pregnant woman suffered minor injuries and was taken to a hospital as a precaution.
Benjamin Brown is a reporter from Fox News. Follow him on Twitter @bdbrown473.