The homeowner attempted to hide from Doucet in a rear bedroom closet. Doucet discovered the man and confronted him in the hallway while still armed with the pipe wrench, [Craig Stansbury, spokesman for the Sheriff’s Office,] said.The home-invader died at the scene.
The homeowner had armed himself with a .410 gauge shotgun and shot Doucet in the torso, Stansbury said.
This homeowner didn't fight to protect his TV or video games. He was keeping his head down until the goblin upped the stakes. Then he defended himself.
Self-defense works, and it's your human right. Good Guys 1, Bad Guys 0.