This lady is pretty bad ass, but I still recommend a firearm for self-defense.
An Indiana woman was the victim of a home invasion, but she subdued the criminal intruder with her medieval combat skills.
The Indianapolis Star reports 43-year-old Karen Dolley of Indianapolis threw punches until she had the man cornered during the Thursday night break-in. She then kept him subdued with a Japanese sword she keeps near her bed.
Dolley learned her fighting skills as a teenager with the Society for Creative Anachronism, a group that recreates skills of the Middle Ages.
Oh yeah, and there’s this: “She also skates with roller derby team Naptown Roller Girls.”
The recipient of this medieval ass-whooping was 30-year-old Jacob Wessel.
Police responding to Dolley’s 911 call arrested 30-year-old Jacob Wessel of Greenwood, charging him with residential entry. Police say he forced open the home’s back door. Police reports say he was taken to a hospital because he was high on an unknown substance.
He was probably high on getting beat up medieval style.