Thursday, April 21, 2016
OH: Armed 80-Year-Old Shoots two, Kills 1 Robbery Suspect
An 80-year-old man living in the residence said Shaver, Grossklaus and a woman attempted to rob him after the woman came to his door, asking to use his phone for an emergency, according to a press release from the Fairmont Police Department. When he let her in, two men dressed in dark clothes entered the home, showed what appeared to be a handgun, and demanded items from the victim.
He shot both men as they were trying to rob him, according to police.
Police later identified the robbers' weapon as a realistic looking pellet or BB gun.