Homeowner Shoots Intruder, Charges Not Expected - FOX 54 WZDX – Huntsville News, Weather and Sports

Homeowner Shoots Intruder, Charges Not Expected

Posted: Updated:

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. - Police say it was an intruder who was shot and killed at a home on Abbott Rd.

Cops were called to the scene around 9:00 Tuesday night. When they got there, they found the homeowner safe with his shotgun. But the burglar wasn't so lucky.

"The homeowner was present, and a round was fired, with a person winding up dead," says Albertville Assistant Police Chief Jamie Smith.

Police say all indications point to the incident being a self defense case. The investigation is ongoing.

 

Powered by WorldNow