Oklahoma Homeowner Shoots Repeat Criminal Who Tried to Break Into Home
|Incident at a Glance|
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A homeowner described as an “older gentleman” was forced to defend himself and his home when an intruder tried to break into the home through a door.
The homeowner awoke around 4am to find the would be burglar coming into his home.
The homeowner fired a single shot at the suspect, striking him once in the stomach.
The suspect fled the area, but showed up at an area hospital suffering from a gunshot wound a short time later.
A police investigation linked the shot suspect to the burglary attempt.
The suspect has other outstanding felony warrants as well.
No charges are expected against the homeowner.