TX: Homeowner shoots and kills intruder

Source: CBS Austin

“A homeowner on the city’s West side shot and killed a man after he repeatedly refused to leave the property and lunged at the homeowner and his wife. Police were called to a residence on Sunday around 12:59 am on 826 Allende Dr. for a report of a shooting. According to investigators, a man came to the door of the residence and was asked to leave by the homeowner. The man returned a short time later and was again asked to leave. The homeowner later heard noises in the backyard and upon investigation, encountered the same man. Police say the homeowner then retrieved a shotgun and ordered the man to leave the property. Investigators reported that the man lunged at the homeowner and his wife, prompting the homeowner to fire one shot, striking the man in the stomach.” (06/30/24)