Teenager Uses Father’s Gun to Shoot and Kill 1 of 2 Home Invaders – First Time He Ever Shot a Gun
|Incident at a Glance|
|# of Suspects:||2||Shots Fired:||Multiple|
|Suspect Killed:||No, Yes||State:||TX|
An 18 year old male was home alone at 3:15pm, at his parent’s house when someone began banging hard on the front door.
The young man called his father, a Houston Police Officer, to tell him what was going on.
While on the phone with his father and emergency services, a second person began banging hard on the back door of the home.
Seconds later, two suspected home invaders were inside the Fort Bend, TX home.
The young man acted quickly. He got to his father’s gun, which he had never shot before, and opened fire on the suspects.
One of the suspects was hit by the gunfire and pronounced dead on the scene.
The second suspect fled the scene once he realized he was facing armed opposition.
According to the Houston Chronicle, the young man had recently graduated from high school and is in the process of joining the Air Force. He was not harmed during the incident.