In the dark hours after midnight, a suspect jumped over a fence onto private property, and, stealing up to the house, tried to break into a door. The door led to the bedroom of the homeowner, who woke up at the noise of the burglary attempt. Grabbing his girlfriend’s pistol, the homeowner shot at the intruder through the door. The suspect was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No charges were filed against the homeowner, whose girlfriend and four children were all in the home at the time of the burglary attempt. “If you’re going to try to…
A man was spending Sunday afternoon at his home when a suspect drove up to his property – a neighbor who had previously exhibited such threatening behavior that the homeowner had obtained a no-contact order against him. Advancing upon the homeowner, the suspect first struck up an argument, which he rapidly escalated into a violent attack. Using his car as a weapon, the suspect drove his vehicle into the homeowner, knocking him onto the ground. Fearing for his life, the homeowner pulled out his handgun and fired a shot at the driver’s door of the vehicle, striking the malevolent thug…
A husband and wife were relaxing at home when a gang of four invaders shattered the peace of the evening. They started with the wife, who was sitting on the couch when a young male charged into the room and pointed a black semi-automatic in her face. Grabbing the gun with both hands, she wrestled it away from her face – screaming as she did so. Her screams woke up her husband, who jumped out of bed and grabbed his own handgun off the headboard. Another home invader, seeing the husband, fired shots at him, inflicting non-life-threatening wounds to his…