Trespasser Goes Over Fence Once - Elderly Man Shoots Him Twice

Eric Scheiner | July 29, 2021
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A suspected trespasser was shot and killed early Wednesday in Shreveport, LA.

KTBS-TV reports:

According to police, an elderly couple received a motion alert from their home security system. When the husband went to investigate with his weapon, he confronted the trespasser in the backyard. Police say the suspect made a move toward the homeowner and he was shot twice.

Police say evidence found at the scene support the homeowner's claim that the trespasser climbed the fence.

The suspected trespasser has been identified by the coroner's office as Darnell D. Smith, 33. Police continue to investigate.