[Video] Teenager Uses Shotgun to Shoot 2 Burglars, 1 Killed
|Incident at a Glance|
|Gun(s) Used:||Long Gun, Shotgun||Location:||Home|
|# of Suspects:||2||Shots Fired:||Multiple|
|Suspect Killed:||No, Yes||State:||TX|
An 18 year old Baytown, TX resident awoke to noises in his home around 5:30am.
Following a previous burglary about a month ago, the young man had been given a shotgun by his father for home defense.
Before going to investigate the early morning sounds, the resident grabbed that shotgun.
The resident found two intruders inside of the home and used the shotgun to open fire on both of them.
Both suspects were hit in the torso.
One of the suspects died after being taken by ambulance to an area hospital. The second suspect managed to get away and get himself to a hospital, where is listed in critical condition according to My Fox Houston.
Police are investigating the shooting, but don’t expect any charges against the shooter.
Police say the suspects may have been responsible for other burglaries in the area.