Man shoots and kills intruder

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POUGHKEEPSIE – A resident of an apartment at 107 North Bridge Street in Poughkeepsie shot and killed an intruder late Saturday night.

Police responded and found one victim with a fatal gunshot wound and a second victim with wounds consistent with being pistol whipped.

The injured victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening wounds.

The resident told police he was the victim of an armed robbery and was able to wrestle a gun away from one suspect and shoot him to death.

The investigation is continuing and anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Poughkeepsie City Police at 845-451-7577.



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