Saturday, December 01, 2007

Another Homeowner Defends His Castle

Port Aransas homeowner shoots, injures intruder In Texas, your home is your castle. (As in Castle Doctrine.)
A 23-year-old man was shot in the chest late Thursday by a homeowner who caught the man burglarizing his home, police said.
The injured guy was flown to the regional trauma center and is in intensive care.
"By Texas statute, a homeowner has the right to defend themselves and their property," [Port Aransas Police Detective Mark Stokes] said.
Good Guys 1, Bad Guys 0.

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