Brave fifth-grader aids mother in brutal attack

An Indianapolis mother is expected to return home from the hospital Thursday after her 11-year-old son likely saved her life
during a violent domestic dispute Tuesday night. The boy’s mother and her boyfriend, Shean Gilkey, began arguing over
money, and Gilkey proceeded to hit her and slam her against a group of bikes. Her son, fifth-grader Austin Mundy, called 911
to alert police and then joined the fray, trying to pry the man’s hands from his mother’s throat. Minutes later,
police arrived at the eastside apartment and arrested Gilkey.
 

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