He tried to push her into her car, and she was able to get her gun and shoot. (Just a warning shot, but it did attract a lot of attention.)
Bennett says she hopes her experience shows other women they can protect themselves if they need to.They caught the guy in the area. He was wanted for failing to register and other warrants. [Hat tip to Uncle]
"Before it happened, if somebody would have said, 'If somebody would attack you, what would you do?' I would probably flip out like normal women would ... but I didn't."
"I hope that other women can look at this and realize from it that they can protect themselves--that it's a very good thing to be able to protect yourself."