Trespasser Makes Fatal Mistake Of Bringing A Power Tool To A Gunfight

AMARILLO, TEXAS – A trespasser who approached a business owner in a threatening manner was shot dead by the owner Wednesday evening.  Amarillo police were called to 7400 block of Amarillo Boulevard East for a shooting.

Upon arrival, they spoke with a 56-year-old business owner, who said he encountered the man inside the fence of his business and yelled at him. The suspect, who was reportedly carrying a weapon that police described as a Sawzall, began approaching the owner.  At that point, the owner shot the man, identified only as a 33-year-old, who was declared dead at the scene.

The Amarillo Police Department Homicide Unit was called and the investigation is ongoing.

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Edgar Lee is a contributor for Concealed Nation. After spending 20 years in the fire service, he is currently in his second career as a business and technology manager, and he and his wife are successful small business owners.

Outside of work his interests include camping, hiking, fishing, metal detecting, home improvement projects and motorcycling. He also enjoys reading biographies and auto biographies, military history, and writing about modern-day personal safety and security. He has visited much of the continental US, but still considers his home state of North Carolina as his favorite.

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