[Video] Armed Homeowner Assists in Capture of 3 of 6 Armed Burglars
|Incident at a Glance|
|# of Suspects:||6||Shots Fired:||None|
Here’s yet another story out of Texas.
A homeowner in the Houston area found himself facing as many as six burglars attempting to break into his home when he was woken up by his dogs.
The homeowner grabbed his gun and confronted the group. He was able to hold one at gunpoint for police.
Two others were captured by police nearby as they tried to escape on bicycles.
A stolen pickup truck was also recovered outside of the home.
The captured suspects were in possession of a fake gun and a knife.
Police believe 3 other suspects escaped. They also believe the suspects were responsible for a rash of other break-ins in the area.
Texas continues to lead the nation in the number of documented defensive gun use. This is the 136th defensive gun use we’ve documented in the state of Texas.