And gun control advocates wonder why you need a magazine with more than 10 rounds?: Woman shots two of the four burglars who broke in to her apartment, likely carrying a concealed handgun.

Jul 17, 2023 | Defensive Gun Use

A woman was found to have shot the burglars who broke into her house in self-defense. With four burglars in her apartment when she came home, it looks like the woman was already carrying a concealed handgun


The woman arrived at her apartment along the 4900 block of Germantown Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Sunday when she spotted four men who were inside without her permission, according to investigators. A confrontation ensued and the woman pulled out a gun and opened fire, shooting at least two of the men who then fled the apartment, police said. . . .

Investigators said the woman shot both men in self-defense. Miller and Parker are both charged with burglary and other related offenses. Police have not yet confirmed if the other two burglary suspects who were inside the apartment were also injured during the shooting.

David Dhang, “Woman shoots 2 burglars inside Philly apartment, police say,” NBC Channel 10, July 16, 2023.

A woman turned the tables on Sunday when she shot two of four would-be burglars in her Philadelphia home. . . . Officials say four men were caught breaking into a residential home. According to police, the woman arrived at her apartment and found the four men inside without her permission.

6ABC Digital Staff, “Woman shoots 2 of 4 would-be burglars in Germantown home,” 6ABC Philadelphia, July 16, 2023.