- Associated Press - Friday, August 14, 2015

LANTANA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a homeowner fatally shot a home intruder and injured another after finding them inside his house south of West Palm Beach.

The Palm Beach Post (https://pbpo.st/1INr3or ) reports the man called the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Thursday night. He told deputies he got into an altercation with the two men when he found them in his house. They exchanged gunfire and one man was killed.

Officials say the other man was taken to the hospital for treatment. The homeowner wasn’t injured.

The sheriff’s office has not released the names of the homeowner or the two suspects.


Information from: The Palm Beach (Fla.) Post, https://www.pbpost.com

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