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ELYRIA, Ohio — When an Elyria man woke up early Friday and found a burglar trying to steal electronics from his living room, he fought back.
Lieutenant Andrew Eichenlaub of the Elyria Police Department told Fox 8 reporter Elisa Amigo that the 53-year-old Water Street man pulled out a gun and fired shots when the 29-year-old burglary suspect lunged at him.
The suspect was taken to Elyria Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
Eichenlaub said the burglar was not armed.
According to Eichenlaub, the homeowner and his wife were not hurt.
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