Mother of 5 with concealed carry license shoots ex-boyfriend trying to break into her home

Posted: 8:54 AM, Jun 07, 2019
Updated: 2019-06-07 08:54:00-04

CINCINNATI — A woman shot her ex-boyfriend as he was trying to break into her home,  WCPO reported .

The shooting happened at about 4:30 a.m. Thursday.

Dante Ruff was breaking into the woman’s home through a front window when she shot him in the stomach . He is expected to survive after undergoing surgery at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The woman’s five children were asleep upstairs at the time of the shooting, WCPO reported.

The woman had a protection order against Ruff, and she has a concealed carry license.