Two men and a women were cruising around in Hialeah, Florida on Monday looking for a car to steal. According to Local 10, the wannabe thieves targeted a a gas station and first tried to steal a SUV from a woman, but failed because she had locked her car.

Then the armed men tried again with a red convertible, which was a mistake. The owner of the car was a mother of a 1-year-old and 7-year-old, BuzzFeed reports, both of whom were in the car. The mother was not interested in having her car taken and kids endangered.

Mom Fights Off Armed Carjackers at Florida Gas Station

Mom fights off armed carjackers after they try to steal her convertible with her 2 children in the backseat.

Posted by ABC News on Wednesday, January 20, 2016