Dallas homeowner shoots intruders; one dead

Intruders shot

Credit: Robert Flagg

A Dallas homeowner opened fire on three intruders early Saturday morning. One of them was killed and another was wounded.

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Posted on October 27, 2012 at 9:55 AM

Updated Saturday, Oct 27 at 5:47 PM

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DALLAS — A Dallas homeowner said she opened fire on three intruders early Saturday morning, killing one of them and wounding another.

According to a police report, the 50-year-old woman came home to her residence in the 400 block of Bolero Avenue to find the front door had been kicked in. She observed one suspect inside.

Investigators said the homeowner got a handgun from her car and started shooting when two of the suspects exited the front door and a third jumped out of a bedroom window.

One of the intruders was dead at the scene. Police identified him as 19-year-old Larry Jurvotaie Williams.

The other two suspects were apprehended about a mile away in the 7600 block of Great Trinity Forest Boulevard. One of them suffered a gunshot wound. and was taken to Baylor Medical Center for treatment. Both had outstanding arrest warrants and will be charged with burglary.

The homeowner was not charged, but a grand jury will be asked to review the circumstances of the fatal shooting.

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