Our Guns: Indiana women turn to guns for protection by WBEZ published on 2013-02-14T04:50:58Z Our Guns: Homeowners & Guns, is a WBEZ special series. In this episode, WBEZ's Michael Puente spends time with two homeowners in Gary, Ind. Lisa (last name withheld) is a 30-year-old nurse and single mother of two children. She had a frightening experience at her home last year and that forced her to make a tough choice. Leticia Baker (pictured) is a social worker who lives in a new townhome subdivision near Gary's lakeshore neighborhood called Miller Beach. She's single and also lives alone. Leticia says she doesn't have time for a pet, so her gun is a better option.