Robber hits DeLand bank, police say
DeLand Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank Tuesday morning. The man walked into the PNC Bank at 111 Endicott Way shortly after 10 a.m. and demanded money, authorities said. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen on foot headed toward Interstate 4. No one was injured. The man is described as African-American, with a beard and possibly in his 30s. The robber was last seen wearing a khaki fishing cap, a pullover sweat shirt and had jeans with rips in them,
Black women picking up firearms for self-defense
LAWRENCEVILLE — Sitting in a classroom above a gun range, a woman hesitantly says she isn't sure she could ever shoot and kill someone, even to protect herself. Couldn't she just aim for their leg and try to maim them?Her instructor says self-defense is not about killing someone, but is instead about eliminating a threat.If the gun gets taken away by a bad guy, the instructor says, "I promise you they're not going to be having any sympathy or going through the thought process you are.