SC: Woman shoots, kills home intruder

Source: ABC 25 Columbia

“Richland County deputies were dispatched to a shooting at 100 Willow Oak, Greenbrier Apartments, around 5 a.m. on Sunday, February 11th. Upon arrival, they encountered a woman who had shot and killed a man in her apartment. The woman claims she heard banging at the door to her residence that she shared with her two minor children. As she approached the door, the man gained entry into the apartment. The woman told deputies she retrieved a gun from her purse and asked the man to identify himself. He continued to approach the woman and at that time she shot and killed him.” (02/11/24)