MPD: Homeowner kills home invader

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A homeowner killed a man who broke into his home Thursday afternoon, according to Memphis Police Department.

MPD responded to a call about a shooting at a home on Jolson Avenue off Pendleton Street around 4 p.m.

Officers arrived and found one man dead from a gunshot wound.

The homeowner told police two men tried to break into his home. The homeowner fought with one of the intruders; that's when the suspect's gun went off, shooting and killing him.

The other suspect took off and has not been located.

No charges have been filed at this time.

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