Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Fl: 77-Year-Old Shoots 2 Armed Intruders, 1 Dead, 1 Wounded
The shooting took place in the area of Southwest 270th Street and 189th Avenue in Southwest Miami-Dade. According to police, when the subjects, both in their 20s, entered the home, the 77-year-old homeowner armed himself with a gun. "There was a brief confrontation when he made contact with them inside the residence, realizing that they were in his house," said Miami-Dade Police Detective Romelio Martinez.
Investigators said one of the subjects was fatally shot in the chest, while the second was shot in the chest and arm. The homeowner was not injured.