"I got out of my car and took five or six steps. He came from the other side of building," Ms. Reed told the dispatcher. "He pointed a gun at me and asked me for my keys, and I said, 'No.' He said, 'Give me your keys.' I said, 'No.'The goof-ball ran away, but was caught a short while later and flown to a hospital.
"He pointed the gun in the air and shot it. I've been around guns. , Didn't know if it was a pellet gun."
She described the handgun for the dispatcher as bigger than a derringer and about 4 or 5 inches long.
"Then we tussled. He grabbed me and tussled. Got me on the ground," Ms. Reed said. "I got a hold of the gun. It was underneath me, and I pointed it at him and pulled the trigger."
[The goblin] remained in stable but guarded condition Wednesday under police guard.When he gets out of the hospital, he will be thrown in the county jail. If convicted of a first-degree felony, he faces 5 to 99 years in jail.
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