Updated 08/08/13 – 5:22 p.m.
CHICAGO (CBS) — A West Pullman neighborhood homeowner killed an apparent burglar who had broken into his garage overnight.
CBS 2’s Susanna Song reports 44-year-old Mark Hayes, his wife, and two teenage kids were sleeping in their home near State and Brayton streets, when the alarm in their garage went off around 3:15 a.m. Thursday.
The homeowner grabbed a knife from the house and went to the garage to check. When he got there, he saw an intruder come after him with a hammer.