Phillips says she grew up in the country, where her father-in-law was once a trapper of bobcats. In this photo, a rescued bobcat waits to be fed at The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg, Colorado, Oct. 20, 2011. "I snapped a picture and about that time the bobcat took two or three steps and leapt", she said. "I grabbed it by the shoulders and pushed it back away from me...and I took it down".
The incident happened June 7 around 6:15 pm on Liberty Church Road, when Hart County deputies responded to reports of a woman calling for help.
The courageous grandmother didn't escape the attack unscathed, however, and is now recovering from a broken finger and several bite and claw wounds to her hands, arms, chest and legs.
But her plans changed when she spied a bobcat.
"There was no way I was going to die", she told the Athens Banner-Herald, explaining that adrenaline kicked in when she was suddenly thrust into the life-and-death struggle. "If I had ever let it go, it would have been me, so I made sure I never let it go", Phillips said. Knowing that her 5-year old granddaughter was sleeping inside the home, she took action after the bobcat jumped on her, she says.
Man steals $43,000 Banksy artwork from gallery
He passes through two large galleries in the midst of being installed before arriving at a wall hung with several framed prints . As the BBC reports, Canadian authorities are investigating the theft and have released video footage of the crime.
She believes if she hadn't killed the rabid animal, it would have killed her.
"Once I got him where he wasn't moving I started screaming for my daughter-in-law to call 911", she said. She also started a round of rabies shots after learning the cat was rabid.
Though bobcat sightings are rare, the animals have been known to attack humans and are especially aggressive when they are sick.
Her son arrived with a gun, she said, but she didn't want him to fire because she was so close.
Parscale said he's focused on the midterms right now and hasn't started giving out contracts for 2020. He added that anything he would have said about Trump's 2020 campaign would have been speculative.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had announced that Kohli would have his fitness test on June 15 . Ambati Rayudu is the only player in the UK-bound squad, who has failed to clear the fitness test".
Rickie Fowler started the day tied for ninth and shot 84. "It started to get a lot firmer and faster", he said. Dustin Johnson handled the worst of the weather and wound up as the sole survivor to par at the U.S.
"Today, I want to confirm that as a first step to lowering taxes in Ontario, the carbon tax's days are numbered". Environmental groups panned the move, calling it a bad idea for the environment and Ontario's economy.
A vehicle bomb killed 36 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan armed forces in the eastern city of Nangarhar on Saturday. In recent months, some efforts seem to be underway to include both the Afghan government and the Americans at the table.
The UK is the top country in Europe for developing apps, with more than 290,000 jobs linked to Apple's App Store. The Cupertino giant updated its App Store guidelines last week to limit developers' access to user information.
The front seats also feature a "semi-electric" fold function to make it easier for rear occupants to get in and out of the coupe. BMW claims it can hit 60 miles per hour in 3.6 seconds, meaning it should be significantly quicker than a V-8-powered 7 Series .
Russian global Aleksandr Golovin said that his side's World Cup Group A opponents Egypt and Uruguay are strong teams. Saudi Arabia were hammered 5-0 by Russian Federation which took their winless run at the World Cup to 11.
Boring said the fare will be less than half that of a taxi or ride share but more than the fare on the current train system. Musk and his company will raise the funds for the project and will not cost taxpayers a single penny, the mayor underlined.
President Donald Trump shake hands prior to their meeting on Sentosa Island in Singapore Tuesday, June 12, 2018. But President Trump sounded nearly besotted after meeting Kim Jong Un this week in Singapore.
Canada Goose soars after posting a surprise profit (GOOS)
If you're interested in understanding beyond my high-level commentary, read the full report on Canada Goose Holdings here . Two Sigma Investments LP acquired a new stake in Canada Goose during the fourth quarter worth about $2,200,000.
Marvin Bagley III signs deal with Puma
Puma? Basketball? Yup! Puma basketball is returning, very, very soon! "This will send shock waves through the industry", he said. All three opted to leave school early to enter the National Basketball Association draft.
Technology helps France to 2-1 win over Australia
Samuel Umtiti was involved in one of the most weird moments at the World Cup so far in France's match against Australia. DF Raphael Varane, 6 - The more composed of France's two central defenders, he kept his head while Umtiti lost his.
Beyonce and Jay-Z release new joint album
Available for streaming exclusively on Tidal , the album is the followup project to Beyoncé's iconic Lemonade and JAY-Z's 4:44. The power couple is only a few dates into their co-headlining On the Run II tour , which kicked off last week.
World Cup holders Germany crash to Mexico defeat
Mesut Ozil was torn to shreds on Twitter for his performance in Germany's shock 1-0 defeat to Mexico at the World Cup . Guillermo Ochoa , the Mexican goalkeeper saw an easy save on a wobbly effort from Kimmich from Ozil's pass.
Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24 with Toyota
Rebellion's R-13s didn't have a trouble-free run, as both cars hit relatively minor trouble at various points throughout the race. There was a scare on the opening lap when Andre Lotterer made contact with the rear of Buemi's auto in the No.1 Rebellion.