Alone at home while her husband was elk hunting, Doris Walls
shot a 33-year-old who she said broke into her Hermiston, Ore.,
residence and attempted to rape her. The suspect, wounded in the
shoulder by a .30-30 round, was charged with burglary and attempted
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