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Florence County resident shoots home intruder, deputies say
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Posted on 12/19/2012 12:24:52 AM PST by marktwain

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The victim of an attempted burglary was awakened and fired several shots at the intruder, hitting him in the leg, Florence Deputies said on Monday.

According to Investigators, the residents of the dwelling on Old McAllister Road awoke to find an intruder in the home mid-morning on Monday, deputies said in a press release.

The victim fired several shots at the suspect while inside the residence and the suspect fled on foot.

The suspect was later found a short distance from the residence with a gunshot wound to the leg, deputies said. Deputies did not say when the incident happened, but the suspect was charged on Monday.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: South Carolina
KEYWORDS: banglist; defense; home; sc
Crime rates will drop in this area.
1 posted on 12/19/2012 12:25:04 AM PST by marktwain
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To: marktwain
Crime rates will drop in this area.

Certainly at his address. Now if Adam knew the teachers packed...

2 posted on 12/19/2012 12:32:07 AM PST by presently no screen name
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To: marktwain

“several shots” a short 12 gauge with buck shot would have done the same.


3 posted on 12/19/2012 2:27:17 AM PST by exnavy (Got ammo, Godspeed!)
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