Category Archives: Burglary

Mom Hides with Children and Shoots Intruder When Discovered [video]

In the afternoon of Friday, January 4, 2013, a burglar with a crowbar approached a house in Loganville, Georgia.  The woman inside saw the man and took her 9-year-old twin daughters into the attic.

The burglar eventually found them and the woman fired six times from a .38 revolver.  The criminal begged her not to shoot him again and she ran with her daughters to a next door neighbor. Continue reading

Burglar Arrested After Claiming To Be Shot

On December 17, 2012, Hunter Schaad called police to report that he was shot.  He was arrested for burglary.  He broke into the house of a woman in Louisville, Kentucky.  The burglar fled as soon as she shined a light one him.

The woman woke her grandson who retrieved a handgun and fired at the fleeing intruder.  Hunter was shot in the back when the bullet broke the car window and penetrated the headrest.  After tossing out what he had stolen, Hunter drove home and called 911, effectively turning himself into the police.

Resident Kills Burglar in Columbus, Ohio

On December 12, 2012, Ricky Mitchell and two others broke into an apartment on Stonecastle Drive in Columbus, Ohio.  The resident, who was home at the time, shot Ricky.

His two accomplices fled the scene in a car.  Ricky was not as lucky as he died at the scene of the crime.

Burglar Shot After Breaking into Home

On November 22, 2012, a burglar by the name of Wayne Duff broke into a home in the Gordon neighborhood of Letcher County, Kentucky.  James Brown, the homeowner, shot Duff.  Duff was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Kentucky State Police have not charged James in the shooting.  The case will be taken to the Letcher County Grand Jury.  No reason was given as to why the Grand Jury will be asked to look into this apparently clear-cut case of self defense.