Man defends home from burglars, ends up facing two counts of murder


Our region was stunned when tragedy struck in the home of a Little Falls resident. Many articles, broadcasts, and photos that describe the details of that Thanksgiving Day double shooting have been logged.

However, there are a number of factors that played into the shooting of two alleged home invasion/burglary suspects that were allegedly gunned down by a rural Little Falls homeowner.

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