POLICE: Vancouver Homeowner Shoots And Kills Burglar

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) – Authorities say a man was shot and killed while breaking into a home in Vancouver, Washington.

Police responded about 10:20 p.m. Thursday after reports that an unknown man broke into a family’s home while they were inside.

The homeowner confronted the suspected burglar with a gun – eventually shooting and killing him.

The suspected burglar was pronounced dead at the scene.

The homeowner and his family were not injured.