ARGENTINA – A man shot and killed a thief and injured another in Longchamps.
CCTV footage of the incident shows two hoodlums approach a couple as they arrived back home.
According to reports, the two suspects demanded their personal belongings as well as the keys to the car in the driveway.
One of the suspects then opens fire on one of the victims, showing they mean business. A third suspect is then seen entering the scene.
In a turn of events straight out of a movie flick, the victim’s uncle comes out of the front porch, gun in hands, and starts bussing rounds at the culprits.
One of the robbers died at the scene, another critically wounded, while the third managed to escape.
The wounded thief was taken to a nearby hospital where he remains in police custody.
According to Buenos Aires Police the three thieves were residents of the neighborhood. Police custody has temporarily been assigned to the victims’ residence in fear of a possible revenge from the dead thief’s accomplices.
The cause has been classified as aggravated robbery and homicide.