Homeowner Shoots Burglar Several Times

Sunday, November 2nd 2008, 3:37 pm
By: News On 6

News On 6

BROKEN ARROW, OK -- A Broken Arrow homeowner shot a man trying to break into his house. It happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday night in the 3100 block of West Norman Circle.

The homeowner told police that the he heard someone breaking a window in the back door of his home.

Police say that's when he grabbed a gun and confronted the burglar in his hallway, shooting him several times.

Police have identified the burglar as 19-year-old Stephen Richardson.

Richardson was flown by medical helicopter to an area hospital where he is in stable condition.

Police are still investigating the incident.