By Breitbart. A homeowner in Clayton County, Georgia, awoke to banging sounds Friday morning, grabbed a rifle, and shot an alleged intruder multiple times.
Portia Bruner posted a video in which Clayton County Police Major Anthony Thurman identified the alleged intruder as 18-year-old Jayven Jackson. . .
11 Alive reports that the homeowner was awakened by banging sounds around 3 a.m. Fox 5 reports Jackson was allegedly banging on the homeowner’s door before breaking a window then reaching through the window to unlock and open the door. . .
Thurman affirmed that “people have the right to defend themselves,” and he stressed that no charges have been brought against the homeowner for the actions he took. (Read more from “Armed Homeowner Kills Alleged Intruder” HERE)
Police: Homeowner Will Not Be Charged in Intruder’s Death
By Fox 5. . .It happened along Jenni Circle near Jonesboro. The homeowner told police he woke up to a loud banging on his front door.
The homeowner said the intruder then broke a window reached through an unlocked the door and came inside. Clayton County Police said the homeowner grabbed a rifle to defend himself and fired several shots.
The suspect later died at the hospital. (Read more from “Police: Homeowner Will Not Be Charged in Intruder’s Death” HERE)