Thursday night, New Orleans police say a couple was walking in the Bywater neighborhood when they were confronted by a gunman who forced them into a hidden area in the 3800 block of North Rampart Street.
Police say as the gunman began to sexually assault the woman, the other victim grabbed the attacker’s gun and shot and killed him.
It’s the kind of story that brings cheers from many people. But would you have done the same?
Click on the video button above to see one self-defense expert’s take on the issue.