A 62-year-old grandfather in Oregon shot and killed a man who was attempting to break into his house while his adult daughter and young grandchildren were inside.
As Fox News reports:
Marion County sheriff’s deputies were called to the home in an unincorporated area of east Salem just before 7 p.m. for a disturbance. When they arrived, they found the suspect dead at the scene.
The suspect was identified as Peter Bishop, 42, of Salem. The resident reported to have shot Bishop is an unidentified 62-year-old Salem man, according to a press release.
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Investigators say a 911 caller reported an unknown male was trying to break into the home before a resident shot the intruder. No one in the home was injured during the incident.
No charges have yet been filed and the case is currently under review.