Police: Suspected burglar fatally shot by Everett homeowner

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in Washington state have said an Everett homeowner fatally shot a suspected burglar during an apparent break-in attempt. KOMO-TV reported that the Everett Police Department responded to a 911 call by the homeowner around 5 a.m. Thursday saying he shot someone inside his home. Police spokesperson Aaron Snell says officers arrived to find an unidentified man in his 30s critically wounded. He was pronounced dead at the scene after attempts to revive him. Investigators believe the man broke into the home, waking up the homeowner who responded by confronting the intruder and shooting him. An investigation is ongoing.