[Video] OK Homeowner Shoots Rifle Wielding Intruder to Protect Family Hiding in Bedroom

August 12 2013
by GSL Staff
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Stock Gun Photo - 1911 handgunAccording to media reports, an Oklahoma homeowner was forced to use a firearm to defend himself and his family last week.

The suspect, DeAngelo McBee, 18, broke into the Tulsa area home shortly before 5:00am. He was armed with a rifle.

McBee was confronted by the homeowner before he could reach the bedroom where the homeowner’s wife and children were hiding.

During the confrontation, the homeowner fired a single shot, striking McBee in the leg.

When police arrived, they found the suspect collapsed in front of the home.

McBee is being treated for injuries described as non-life threatening at an area hospital.

Police say he will be arrested on burglary charges following his hospital release.

The homeowner and his family were uninjured in the incident.

Sources: NewsOn6, Tulsa World

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