GARLAND COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) - A homeowner said he arrived at the site of his home, which is being constructed, and found two burglars stealing supplies.
"We never intended to shoot him," said Dr. David Brewer, homeowner and Malvern dentist. Dr. Brewer said he and a friend were coming to pick up an RV that burglars had broken into Saturday.
It happened around 4:45 p.m. Sunday afternoon at a home on Vista View Point. Lt. James Martin with the Garland County Sheriff's Department says deputies received a call about a theft in progress.
The caller indicated that the suspects in the theft, 35-year-old Michael Freeman and 44-year-old Anna Childers, were being detained. Freeman had been shot.