LAPD Doesn’t Like the Idea of Self-defense

So they arrested the guy who shot an intruder. Homeowner Fatally Shoots Intruder In San Pedro « CBS Los Angeles

I suppose there could be more to the story, but it sounds like so many other stories I read. Except for the part where the police arrest the victim while they investigate.

Because you know if you have to defend yourself, you must be up to no good. Unless you’re a cop. In which case “I was defending myself” and “I was in fear for my life” are magic phrases that is supposed to end all debate. And investigation.