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82-year-old body builder beats a thief who tried breaking into her house
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82-year-old body builder beats a thief who tried breaking into her house

An 82-year-old body builder in New York put her muscles to good use when she had to fight a thief breaking into her home. Willie Murphy said a man knocked on her door last Thursday, pleading with her to call an ambulance because he was sick. Murphy told WHAM she called police but didn’t let the man inside. Then suddenly, she heard a noise. “And I am saying to myself, ‘What the heck was that?’ The young man is in my home….broke the door,” Murphy explained. An award-winning weightlifter who just won a competition earlier this year, Murphy said she tried not to panic. “I’m alone and I’m old, but guess what? I’m tough,” she said. That’s when she said she grabbed a nearby table. “I took that table, and I went to work on him. And guess what? The table broke,” Murphy said. ...