- Associated Press - Monday, June 23, 2014

RIALTO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a homeowner in San Bernardino County fatally shot a man who broke into his home.

Rialto police Sgt. Paul Stella tells the Riverside Press-Enterprise (https://bit.ly/To3o8I) that a Rialto homeowner confronted the intruder and opened fire at him.

The intruder escaped but fell down in the home’s back yard. He was taken to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead at 4:30 a.m. Sunday. He was identified as 20-year-old Andy Garcia of Rialto.

Police are investigating the incident and have not made any arrests.

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Information from: The Press-Enterprise, https://www.pe.com


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