Homeowner Arrested After Shooting Intruder Dead In The Shower

MASON COUNTY, Wash. (KDKA) — A homeowner in Washington State shot and killed an intruder this weekend.

According to CBS affiliate KIRO, the incident took place Saturday in Mason County.

The male homeowner found a screen taken out of a window and noticed a door had been kicked in.

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He went to investigate, found the intruder and fatally shot him.

The intruder has been identified as 31-year-old Nathaniel Joseph Rosa.

Officers say Rosa was shot while he was taking a shower. The homeowner, after discovering Rosa, left the scene to retrieve his gun, returned and shot Rosa through shower curtains.

Detectives say the homeowner has been arrested on a 2nd degree murder charge.

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  1. Dan Minor says:

    Had every right to shoot him trespassing breaking and entering I would have done the same they’ll let the convict go and put an innocent man in prison

  2. No had no grounds the man could have been confused he USED deadly force without the threat of bodily harm UNACCEPTABLE! he should have called the law . Common sense would dictate that if someone is standing in your shower something is amiss – let the law determine what it is!

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