Friday, December 23, 2005

Mississippi: Suspected burglar fatally shot : "A man, who police say was attempting to rob a Jackson business, was shot and killed Saturday night. Jackson police were called to Livingston Towing and Recovery at 3228 Medger Evers Boulevard at 11:38 p.m. There they found 35 year old Timothy Darby of Jackson fatally shot in the rear of the business. J.P.D. spokesman Detective Brendan Bell said Darby allegedly attempted to burglarize a vehicle on the company lot when the business owners interrupted him. Bell said the owners struggled with the suspect over the owner's gun. During the struggle Darby was shot once in the left shoulder. "

Tennessee: Police say homeowner shot one, others scattered: "Police in Collierville say a homeowner shot and killed one of several people who broke into his house over the weekend. Police Lieutenant Greg Flint says homeowner Brian Harper was awakened by his burglar alarm early Saturday and fired at the intruders with a .45-caliber handgun, striking one of them. Flint says the others scattered and Harper doesn't know if the several other shots he fired hit anyone else."

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