A McNeese Drive homeowner fired 12 times at four men coming out of his house on Monday.
A McNeese Drive homeowner fired 12 times at four men coming out of his house on Monday. Special to the Ledger-Enquirer
A McNeese Drive homeowner fired 12 times at four men coming out of his house on Monday. Special to the Ledger-Enquirer

Armed Columbus homeowner sends burglars scrambling with a dozen shots

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    Columbus police were called to Ballard Way Apartments at 5600 Hunter Road around 2:30 a.m. Nov. 17 to investigate a shooting. They found Javion Shorter on the staircase of Building 14 suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen and left arm. It was his 18th birthday.Police Cpl. Sherman Hayes said the victim gave a statement to police in which he identified the shooter, but authorities declined to release the name. Shorter died two days later at Midtown Medical Center, said Chief Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley.