When a restraining order didn't work, a gun did
Man killed after armed woman with restraining order opens fire
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03:11 PM Mountain Standard Time on Sunday, September 28, 2008
Woman had restraining order against man
PHOENIX - A man is dead after trying to break into a woman's home and she opened fire on him.
According to police the woman had a restraining order against the man although their exact relationship is unclear.
Investigators say around 2:30 Sunday morning that man forced his way into the woman's house near 40th Avenue and Thunderbird and she was prepared
A police spokesperson tells 3TV, “The victim basically armed herself and when the suspect broke into the house the victim fired several rounds.”
Police said the woman will most likely not face any charges. The suspect's identity has not been released.