Florida: Home Invasion Thwarted by Gun Owner


TAMPA – A home invasion victim fatally shot one of the invaders Sunday in Carrollwood, and investigators have since arrested two other people involved in the crime, Hillsborough County deputies said.

Victim Anthony Dipaolo, 23, shot and killed suspect Jonathan Fernandez, 23, sheriff's spokeswoman Debbie Carter said.

Fernandez died at the scene. Dipaolo was shot in the left leg.

Though Dipaolo fatally shot Fernandez, two other home invasion suspects also have been charged with murder: Willie Goff and Katherine Schaeffer.

Sheriff's spokeswoman Debbie Carter said they were chargedbecause their involvement in the offense led to the fatal shooting. Read more

Source: tbo.com

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