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Posted: 9/20/2005 6:47:54 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/21/2005 12:49:09 AM EDT by f2]
Did anyone catch the news this morning about the home invasion in Henderson (College Dr. and Horizon)? I got very little information, but it seems 2 or 3 were trying to break into this guys sliding doors and he shot two of them. Police then put out an apb for hospitals to look out for two with gsw's and surprise, surprise, two showed up at valley view and were arrested. They think a third got away.

Did anyone get more information? Time, what kind of gun used, extend of the gsw's? We live not too far from there.

I'm glad he nailed two of them. Sadly, it'll be a deterrent only for those two, maybe.

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Link Posted: 9/20/2005 8:12:56 PM EDT
I caught something about it this morning on the radio. All they said though was that it was declared a justified shooting. If they got to the hospital I would guess that they didn't get hammered with a 12 GA. And that my friends, is a shame...
Link Posted: 9/20/2005 8:47:56 PM EDT
They interviewed the homeowner on channel 13, you can probably catch it again tonight. He said he shot 2 of the burglars 2 times each with a 9mm.

Link to the story on KTNV
Link Posted: 9/20/2005 9:35:12 PM EDT
Bravo! Two off the street...
Link Posted: 9/20/2005 9:57:09 PM EDT
Kudos to the homeowner.

Two out of three ain't bad
Link Posted: 9/20/2005 10:34:39 PM EDT
Glad to hear they got a nice surprise...serves them right.
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 12:00:36 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/21/2005 12:47:53 AM EDT by f2]
Called the rj city desk and the guy there said this morning's paper (Wednesday 9/21) would have an article.

Eta: I was googl'ng henderson home invasion and came upon these two articles. Very interesting read.

ZIP code list

Middle-class areas are left virtually unscathed by home invasion robberies, as criminals strike the valley's poorest neighborhoods with increasing frequency
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 1:01:33 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/22/2005 5:12:06 PM EDT
Looks like a +1 for that guy! It doesn't seem like his neighbors are from CA, since they called him a "hero."
Link Posted: 9/22/2005 6:35:35 PM EDT
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