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What Ballsy Thing Did a 74 Year Old Woman Do to Stop an Attack?

Charlotte Simons, a 74 year-old woman from Oregon, says her 71 year-old male roommate attacked and tried to kill her after she asked him to pay for half the electric bill.

Charlotte says that her roommate tried to suffocate her with a plastic bag, but she played dead and used her life alert to call for help.  When the roommate realized she was calling for help he began punching her in the face.  That's when she "reached for his gonads and squeezed them as hard as she could."  Police arrived during the attack and arrested the roommate.  Charlotte spent a couple days in the hospital and her roommate is facing multiple charges.

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Woman, 74, says she stopped man from trying to kill her by grabbing his 'gonads'

TIGARD, Oregon -- A 74-year-old woman stopped a man from trying to kill her by grabbing his testicles. Charlotte Simons said her former roommate, Leo Miller, 71, attacked her after she asked him to pay half of the electric bill. Simons said she was watching T.V.