Burglary suspect killed by man inside St. Louis home

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ St. Louis police say a burglary suspect is dead after being shot by a man in the home that was victimized.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the shooting happened around 3 a.m. Monday. Four people told police they were inside the home when a man kicked in the bottom of a locked door and climbed through. Police say a 21-year-old man shot the intruder, identified as 43-year-old Maurice Pollard.

Pollard was pronounced dead at a hospital. None of the people inside the home were hurt.

Police say Pollard lived in the same block.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com