He called 911 to report a burglary in progress at 4:20AM. (What did you think the criminal wanted at 4:20?) Fearing that the criminal would gain entry, he shot through the door, injuring the goblin in the abdomen.
They refer to the guy who got shot as a victim. Not even specifically a gunshot victim. Here I thought he was the perpetrator.
"When and if Mr. Smith is released from the hospital, we will have accommodations waiting on him." Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd said.No charges will be brought against the homeowner, because self-defense is a legal right in South Carolina.
Self-defense is a human-right. Good Guys 1, Bad Guys 0.