One of the stories you rarely see reported in the MSM. (And of course, this was on local TV station.) The defensive use of a handgun in which no shots were fired.
Investigators say shortly before 2 a.m. [Oct. 27], the homeowner heard some noises in his house in the 3900 block of Collis Oak Court, in the Fair Oaks neighborhood [Fairfax, VA]. The man grabbed his gun and went to take a look.Thanks to Civilian Gun Defense Blog.
According to police, he found a 17-year-old wearing a ski mask and gloves. Turning the tables on the teen, the homeowner ordered him to call police, which he did.