Sunday, September 04, 2016
TX: 1 of 3 Thieves is Shot at 3900 Block of South Presa St.
They were reportedly trying to steal power tools from the rear of the business. A preliminary police report says the three had already loaded an air compressor onto a truck. The business owner lives next door to the business. His wife heard a noise making it possible for him to intervene.
Police say he opened fire after one of the burglary suspects came at him a threatening manner. The suspect was shot multiple times in the chest and leg. The three suspects all left the scene in a pickup truck.