Man Shoots and Kills Robber in His Home

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A man sprung into action when burglars broke into his Fair Oaks home early Wednesday morning, killing one of them.

The shooting happened on Laurel Oak Way near the Madison Avenue and Dewey Drive intersection.

The man in his 60’s first shot one suspect, who made his way to a hospital and was later arrested.

The man also shot a second suspect in his 30’s, who he found in the doorway of a bedroom. That person died in the home.

The homeowner was not injured and ran out of his home after shooting the burglars to find help.

Investigators have not decided whether the homeowner will face charges in this incident.


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  • InTheSpirit12

    Exodus 22:2
    2 If the thief is found breaking in, and he is struck so that he dies, there shall be no guilt for his bloodshed.

    Great job Mr. Homeowner!

  • bogusjonny

    Exodus 22:3
    3 but if it happens after sunrise, the defender is guilty of bloodshed.

    Good thing for Mr. Homeowner that the sun had not risen yet!