Don’t Mess With Texas Or This Homeowner: Two Thugs Learn Why You Don’t Break Into the House of a Gun-Slinging Texan

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A man fought back against two intruders, fatally shooting one of them at his north Harris County apartment, according to deputies.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office says it responded to the shooting at around 12:45 p.m. Friday at The Trails at Dominion Park apartment complex in the 200 block of Dominion Park Drive. A man who lives in a third floor apartment says he was asleep when he heard something at the front door and went to investigate.

He told sheriff’s deputies at least two men then forced their way inside the apartment. He then confronted the two suspects and fired his weapon several times.

One of the suspects died at the scene. The other fled the scene.

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The resident’s father spoke to Local 2 and said his son was sleeping when the intruders came knocking and tried to break in.

“They woke him up” he said. “He peeked out the peephole and he didn’t recognize who the guys was.”

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