Armed Homeowner Kills One Alleged Intruder, Wounds Second

A woman points a blank gun at the photographers camera at a weapons shop in Frankfurt, Germany, 08 January 2016. Retailers have noted a massive increase in sales of weapons which do not require a license in recent times. Photo: BORIS ROESSLER/dpa BORIS ROESSLER / DPA

An armed homeowner in Columbia, Missouri, shot and killed an alleged home invader Wednesday and wounded a second.

13 KRCG reports police received a call around 9 p.m. alerting them to an armed homeowner “confronting two [alleged] intruders in his home.”

The Columbia Police Department explained, “The resident reported seeing two intruders making entry into his home and fired several shots in self-defense.”

Police arrived to find one suspect who was deceased and a second who was wounded. The second suspect was transported to a hospital for treatment.

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