Homeowner shoots, kills car burglary suspect
A southwest Houston homeowner shot and killed a burglary suspect as he tried to break in to his car Friday, police said.
The shooting happened at about 6 a.m. in the 11500 block of Misty Glen Lane at Vanderford.
Investigators said the homeowner heard some commotion, walked outside and spotted a man with a shovel trying to break in to his car, so he opened fire, shooting the suspect. The man told police that the suspect acted like he was going to beat him with the shovel