MI: Police say man who fatally shot intruder was acting in self defense

Source: Fox News

“Police in central Michigan say an apartment resident acted in self-defense when they fatally shot a man breaking into their apartment. A person made a distress call about the break-in about 9:40 p.m. Wednesday from the Georgetown Estates Apartments in Battle Creek, police said. The intruder, Donald Richard Guthrie, 40, of Fulton, was taken to Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo where he was pronounced dead, police said. ‘It appears that Guthrie had forced his way into the victim’s Georgetown Estates apartment, at which time the victim shot Guthrie,’ police said in a release.” (03/10/23)