Father Kills Armed Intruder to Protect Kids, Police Say

Father shoots, kills armed intruder to protect kids, police say

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About 12:20 a.m., three people broke into the man’s Covington Glen apartment in the 1700 block of Thicket Way, Lt. Lonzy Robertson said.

The other two intruders got away, police said.

“The homicide unit responded and declared this a justified shooting,” Robertson said.

No other injuries were reported in the incident.

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