MIDFIELD, Ala. — Authorities say an 82-year-old homeowner shot and killed an intruder in his home near Birmingham.
Police say the shooting happened around 9:45 p.m. Monday on 12th Street in Midfield.
WBRC-TV reports that the intruder was identified as a 34-year-old man who lived down the street. He died shortly after the shooting.
The case has been turned over to the Jefferson County District Attorney.
Few other details were immediately available early Wednesday.