Woman Uses Walker to Fend Off Knife-Wielding Home Invasion Suspect

Woman Uses Walker to Fend Off Knife-Wielding Home Invasion Suspect

October 24, 2012 Updated Oct 24, 2012 at 12:21 PM CDT

A 50-year-old woman recovering from foot surgery put her walker to good use over the weekend -- using the device to fend off a man who broke into her apartment wielding a knife, according to a report from the New Hampshire Union Leader.

The robber was able to make off with the woman's purse, but not before being stuck multiple times by the walker, according to the New Hampshire Union Leader report.

Read the report from the New Hampshire Union Leader HERE.

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