KINGMAN, AZ — Police are investigating after a home invader’s attempt at burglary was foiled by a responsibly-armed homeowner.
As ABC 15 reports:
“(The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office) said just after 7:30 p.m. they received reports that a male suspect entered a home near Roosevelt Street and Jagerson Avenue to rob a homeowner.
The homeowner told authorities that the suspect came into his home, robbed him and was causing a disturbance.
The suspect reportedly deployed a TASER at the homeowner several times.
The homeowner then shot the suspect; the suspect later died from his injuries.
MCSO said the homeowner has not been charged as the incident is still under investigation.”
A couple things, here.
First of all, who on this good earth invades a home armed with a TASER?
Extremely strange. Anyway — I suppose that we can be glad that the intruder either lacked the capability or the conscience to obtain and use a firearm against his intended victim.
Secondly, although it is not reported how in this particular instance the victim was made aware of the intruder’s presence — whether the homeowner heard a breaking-in, or was faced with a stranger in his home — the victim had his firearm close enough at hand …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation