A recent video of a heroic
mom fighting off criminals has caught the attention of thousands. Surveillance
video from a gas station in Hialeah, Florida shows a mother pumping gas while
her children waited in the car on Monday evening. An armed carjacker jumped
into the driver's seat of her car while an accomplice banged on the passenger
The mother didn't run,
she rushed to the driver's side of her car and pulled the carjacker out. Both
carjackers can be seen running away from the scene.
According to Hialeah
Police Department, three suspects were detained after a short chase. Two males
and one female were arrested and face charges of attempted carjacking and
eluding the police.
The mother's bravery
paid off. "The woman and her kids were unharmed," Sgt. Carl Zogby of
the Hialeah Police Department told ABC News.