He thought breaking into a home was a good idea. He was mistaken. Home invasion suspect shot and killed by homeowner, suspect identified.
Police were dispatched to 5500 block of Paw Paw Lake Road around 2:30 a.m. for reports of a home invasion in progress.
While on the way, dispatchers advised police the homeowner possibly shot the intruder, reports said.
Officers arrived and the homeowner came out of the house with his hands in the air.
The police found the would-be bad-guy inside the home. He was dead from a single gunshot wound.