Jonesboro, GA -- Clayton County Police are investigating after a man shoots at burglars in his home, allegedly killing one of them.
According to police, the man arrived home on Sterling Ridge Lane to find his front door had been forced open. The homeowner is a gun owner and he pulled his weapon to investigate.
Once inside his home, the homeowner found three men burglarizing the home and shots were fired. The men fled the house through a window.
When police arrived, they found a man lying in a neighbor's front yard. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Police are still investigating the incident.