He Suffered a failure of the victim-selection Process Homeowner shoots intruder in Lancaster, police say
Someone breaking into your home at 2:30 AM is a threat and should be treated as such.
Police said the man had been sleeping upstairs when he heard the front door being kicked in and his wife screaming for help. After retrieving his handgun and running downstairs to protect his wife, the man saw that Stewart had broken into the home, and Stewart approached him with a piece of wood, police said.
At that point, the homeowner fired one shot that struck Stewart in the chest.
When he gets out of the hospital, he we face charges including assault.
Self-defense is a human-right.