Petros, Tenn. – She may be 75, but she’s still a mom.

Jesse Williams, 28, discovered that truism Thursday night when the mother of a man he allegedly was fighting shot him once in the leg to stop the assault on her son.

According to Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy William Angel, Williams broke into David Brandenburg’s residence at 905 Back Petros Road. The 43-year-old Brandenburg was home and began struggling with the intruder.

The fighting men spilled out from the house and onto the yard, where Brandenburg’s mother, Ruth Robbins, heard the commotion. Robbins lives next door, Angel said.Read more

Source: knoxnews.com