Homeowner shoots, kills suspected home invader in Flint

Just after midnight on Bradley Avenue near Mansfield Avenue, a Flint homeowner woke up hearing suspects in the home. The homeowner retrieved a weapon and fired on the suspects, striking one person.

The person shot was a 17-year-old man, who was found dead about a block away on Court Street.

Flint police have 3 suspects in custody. Charges are pending due to further investigation. No charges have been filed at this time against the homeowner.

In April alone, there are more than two dozen burglaries and home invasions being investigated by the Flint Police Department;two of them resulting in the home owner opening fire.