August 13, 2015 | 9:38 PM

Homeowner Shoots Intruders, Killing 1

August 13, 2015 | 9:38 PM
BREAKING NEWS, Gun Control, Guns, Police, Violent Crime August 13, 2015

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida — Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a shooting in the 400 block of Hibiscus Tree Drive, in Lantana around 8:25 p.m. local time.

When deputies arrived they learned that the homeowner had just arrived home and found two suspects inside his residence.

An altercation ensued resulting in the suspects and homeowner both discharging their firearms. Both suspects were struck by gunfire. One is deceased on scene and the other is on the way to a local hospital for treatment.

The homeowner was not injured.

Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division and Crime Scene Investigators are in route to the scene to investigate further.

No further details were available.

(Lantana is a town in Palm Beach County, Florida. The population was 10,423 at the 2010 United States Census.)

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