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DATE:
 August 15, 2013
TIME:
 3:15 pm
LOCATION:
 Houston, TX
CRIME(S) PREVENTED:
 Home Invasion, Burglary
TYPE OF GUN USED:
 Handgun
DESCRIPTION OF BAD GUY(S):
 Burglar who broke into a home while the homeowner was away and stole, among other things, a handgun. The burglar then returned to the same house later to steal more items
DESCRIPTION OF GOOD GUY(S):
 Homeowner who returned home to find that it had been burglarized. He noticed one of his handguns was missing and secured another while he checked the house. That's when the burglar returned. The homeowner chased him outside. When the burglar turned back toward the homeowner, the homeowner suspected that he had his stolen gun and feared that he was about to shoot him, so he fired three rounds, striking him in the hip and leg
OUTCOME:
 The burglar collapsed nearby, where he was arrested and will be charged with multiple crimes. Two men waiting in a getaway car sped off when he collapsed and police are looking for them. No one else was injured by the gunfire. The homeowner has not been charged with any crime
SOURCE(S):
 Houston Chronicle     ABC13     KHOU

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