Gunman breaks into Iowa lawmaker’s farmhouse


A gunman broke into the farmhouse of Iowa congressman Leonard Boswell on Saturday evening. The intruder pointed his weapon at Boswell’s daughter, Cindy Brown, and demanded money. The 77-year-old congressman attempted to disarm the gunman. His 22-year-old grandson, Mitchell Brown, appeared just in time and armed with a shotgun, scaring off the intruder. The family was shaken up but no one was hurt.