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The Democrat-News, Fredericktown, MO, 11/1/79

Friday, February 1, 1980

When a would-be burglar forced open the back door of Jarrold Jett's Fredericktown, Mo., home and walked inside, he was unexpectedly greeted by Mrs. Jett, who shoved a .357 Mag. in his face. The surprised intruder ran to an accomplice's waiting car and sped away, only to be apprehended minutes later by police.

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