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Hero Neighbor Shoots Man Who Was Trying to Drown His Own Twin Babies in Bathtub

A man named Cash Freeman had no choice but to shoot his neighbor Leland Michael Foster, who was going to harm his own children.

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We all wish to have neighbors who are responsible citizens. After all, it would be a great scenario for any community to have people who get along. Ideally, we should all reach out to our neighbors when they’re in need.

Then again, the scenario that played out in a quiet community in the city of Ada, Oklahoma shows that some neighbors just bring trouble for everyone. Cash Freeman — a young husband and father — was just at his home one day when a commotion ensued at his neighbor’s house.

The quiet neighborhood was disrupted by violence.

As it turns out Cash’s elderly neighbors were not home at that time. Instead, 30-year-old Michelle Sorrells was there with her twin babies—a boy and a girl who were born prematurely. The owners of the house were Michelle’s mom and stepfather. Also with her at that time was her stepfather’s 12-year-old granddaughter.

Michelle was staying at the house because she had just left her abusive boyfriend — a 27-year-old man named Leland Michael Foster. Unfortunately, he had taken advantage of the fact that Michelle was alone in the house with the kids. He forced his way inside as he wielded a knife.

Leland Michael Foster was already charged with domestic abuse in 2011.

Leland got violent after Michelle told him that she was no longer going back to him. She also asked him to leave the house.

Michelle would later tell the police,

“He started choking me. I begged him to stop. I begged him not to hurt our babies. Nevertheless, Leland grabbed the babies. He then yelled that he was going to kill them.”

At this point, the frightened 12-year-old girl ran out of the house and went next door. Cash already knew the girl so he was alarmed when she told him what was happening next door. She told him Leland had a knife.

Cash Freeman's gun is properly licensed and he's known as a nice guy.

Cash feared for the lives of Michelle and her babies so he got his revolver and ran next door. He went inside the house and saw Michelle in tears as Leland was in the bathroom with the babies. Leland declared that he would drown his own children. He was also still holding a knife.

With water slowly filling up the bathtub and Leland still in an agitated stated, Cash warned him against harming the babies. However, Leland didn’t listen to him and was about to follow through on his threat. Cash felt he had no choice but to shoot Leland.

Police knew Cash Freeman was being hailed as a hero.

Cash ended up shooting Leland twice. Police later quoted Cash as saying, “I did what I had to do to save the babies.” However, he added that he was also worried that people might think he was a criminal. Still, he said he was glad Michelle and the twins were fine.


According to The Ada News,

“Cash was questioned and released by police. His actions will be reviewed by the district attorney’s office to determine whether he will face any charges for the shooting.”

Cash, who's married and a father of young kids, is the kind of neighbor we all need.

Meanwhile, many netizens have hailed Cash as a hero.

Michelle’s stepfather even told People magazine:

“Nobody should have to go through this at all. I’m just glad that my granddaughter was able to get help and our guardian angel was our neighbor.”

That statement alone should convince everyone that Cash should not be charged for shooting Leland.

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The good things in life is very much like love, it comes when you least expect it. Sometimes, however, these surprises do come in bundle of threes.

Such is the case of this 23-year-old mother named Becki-Jo Allen.

Becki Jo and Indiana, together with the triplets, Rohan, Rocco, and Roman.

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Tourist Accidentally Breaks Jade Bracelet, Faints After Seeing $44,000 Price Tag

Wouldn’t blame her. I’d probably faint, too!

When you’re checking out expensive items at a store, it’s always best to handle them with care. You really wouldn't want to break anything – especially if you don’t have enough money to pay for it.

Case in point, a female tourist in China recently made this mistake and therefore, “fainted in shock” after learning about the price of the jade bracelet she accidentally brake. The woman was “visiting a jade market in Ruili City, south western China's Yunnan province,” reported the DailyMail.

According to the post, the said woman was trying the bracelet on when it slipped from her hand and so it dropped straight on the floor. The bracelet cracked into two as a result of the accident.

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Dad-And-Baby-Girl Duo Get Lots Of Love As They Take Dress-Ups Into A Crazier Level

This dad and baby duo creates insanely hilarious photos as they dress-up in costumes. See how they spend their unique bonding time.

Playing dress-ups isn’t a typical thing we see on a father and daughter duo. A dad in California though breaks the trend as he himself creates adorable shots with his 9-month-old baby girl. With matching suits and costumes for a hilarious photo set-up, this tandem is quick to catch attention online as they come up with themes that could squeeze a giggle out of any looker.

The 36-year-old Sholom Ber Solomon of California spends his spare time bonding with his baby girl Zoe. While we usually see mothers dressing their babies to boast online, this dad goes beyond proud of his kid and dresses her up all by himself.

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