Dolley says she learned to fight as a teenager in the Society for Creative Anachronism, a group that recreates skills of the Middle Ages. She also skates with roller derby team Naptown Roller Girls.

Don’t mess with a woman who knows how to use a weapon.

This past Friday, Karen Dolley, 43, woke up to the sound of an intruder inside her Indianapolis home. Dolley, who is trained in medieval fighting skills jumped out of bed, flicked on her lights and began punching the intruder.

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“He was trying to deflect my punches with his hands,” says Dolley.

Then, she grabbed her large Japanese combat sword.

“It is 440C stainless steel, it has an edge and it will cut,” says Dolley.

She held the blade to the intruder until police arrived.

“I just held the knife down on him like this while he was on the floor, and I was calling 911 with the other hand,” says Dolley.

When police arrived they took the intruder, Jacob Wessel, 30, of Greenwood, into custody, and they transported him to the hospital to be checked out. Police then arrested him and charged him with residential entry.

“He was so out of it, says Dolley. Read More…

A brain-dead liberal would say that she should have cowered in fear and waited for the police to arrive.