A suspected burglar is dead after being shot by the homeowner.
The shooting happened on the 300 block of Melita St. just before midnight. When police arrived, they found the body of the suspected intruder in front of the home. It’s unknown if the would-be burglar made his way into the home or not.
Neighbors say the homeowner is a man in his 70s and served in the Vietnam War. We will continue to update this story.