A 12-year-old boy in Louisiana fatally shot an armed home intruder who was threatening the boy’s mother on June 30.
A 12-year-old boy inLouisianafatally shot an armed home intruder who was threatening the boyâ€™s mother, according to the local sheriffâ€™s office.
East Feliciana Parish Sheriff Jeffery Travis said ina statementthat his office received a report of a shooting at 5807 Winchester Lane, east of Clinton, around 7:21 a.m. on June 30. A person forced entry into the home and had a gun, and â€œat some pointâ€ was fatally shot by a resident, the statement said.
The sheriffâ€™s office latershared a news reporton its Facebook page confirming that a 12-year-old boy had shot Brad LeBlanc, 32, during the incident.