Most Shared

LOCAL 12 - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Woodlawn homeowner fires a shot at intruder

WOODLAWN, Ohio (WKRC) -- A man, who police say tried to break into a Woodlawn home, nearly gets himself shot Friday morning.
 
Police say Mark Montgomery broke a window to get into a home on Riddle Road at 2:45 a.m. Four people were inside at the time.
 
The homeowner, Phillip Smith, fired a shot at the intruder but missed. Police say Montgomery ran away. Both Smith and his daughter called 911.

Springfield Township officers used a police dog to track to sniff out a trail. They later found and arrested Montgomery at Glenwood Gardens. Police had responded there because of an intrusion alarm. They say Montgomery told them someone had fired a shot at him.

Montgomery is in jail on a burglary charge.  He is also facing a vandalism charge for uprooting a sign and banging it against the door of the police station.

Follow us on Twitter @Local12 and LIKE us on Facebook for updates!



VIDEO HERE

 

 

Talkers

Advertise with us!
Advertise with us!