• Police: Homeowner shoots, kills accused robber

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    ATLANTA - A homeowner shot and killed a suspected robber overnight in southwest Atlanta.

    Police say the man was at his home on Howell Terrace when two men tried to break in around 3 a.m. Police say that’s when the victim fought back, overpowering one of the suspects and shooting him multiple times.

    The suspect was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead around 5 a.m.

    Police are still investigating.

    We are working to find out what happened to the second suspect and will bring you updates on Channel 2 Action News.

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