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Topic - Lakisha Gaither
Lakisha Gaither shot a gun into the air to stop a fight involving her teenage daughter. That, no one disputes.
A Woodbridge woman was arrested after she shot a handgun into the air to scare off a group of boys who were attacking her daughter.
Ms. Gaither said rather than risk putting the both of them in further danger, she stepped back from the fight, walked to the middle of the parking, unholstered her gun and shot a single bullet straight up into the air.
"He kept coming for her. That's why I took action," she said Thursday in response to the police department's comments. "I saw him hit her. I wanted to go help her."