Footage from the surveillance camera shows the 19-year-old girl refused to cooperate. She then begins punching the man after he showed her a gun and reached for the money.
While the situation may have ended well this time, Lynnwood police caution people from taking matters into their own hands, as does Bishop’s boss, Chris Ahn, who gave his employee words of advice for next time.
When many would have cowered in fear, this young girl demonstrated incredible bravery. It was a fight the robber probably wasn’t expecting when he picked her as a target, although we probably wouldn’t recommend her actions to others.