IN: Homeowner shoots, kills intruder

Source: Terre Haute Tribune-Star

“A Terre Haute homeowner shot and killed an intruder, and a second suspect was arrested in an early Sunday morning incident on Fruitridge Avenue, police said. Officers about 5:30 a.m. were dispatched to a home in 200 block of N. Fruitridge on a report to Vigo County Central Dispatch that a homeowner had just shot an intruder in their home. A second person with the intruder had fled on foot. The alleged intruder was determined to be dead on the scene, police said, and officers located the second person hiding in a neighboring backyard. That person was detained.” (01/22/23)