Man, 80, to be charged for killing ‘pregnant’ intruder? – CNN.com


Gus Adams and Andrea Miller

CNN — Tom Greer says he fought back when he was attacked by intruders at his home. When he got his gun and fired at them, they ran.The 80-year-old homeowner says one of the fleeing burglars, a woman, shouted, “I’m pregnant!” He shot her twice, killing her.The district attorney will decide Friday whether Greer will face criminal charges.Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell said Greer walked into his house Tuesday to find suspects Andrea Miller, 26, and Gus Adams, 28, ransacking it. According to McDonnell, Greer said this was the fourth time his house has been burglarized.Police say the couple beat and threw the elderly man to the ground, causing him to suffer a broken collarbone, cuts and bruises.Despite his injuries, Greer managed to grab his gun and fire at the suspects, causing them to flee through the garage and into the alley, police said.

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