A Miami, Oklahoma, resident shot and killed an alleged intruder Friday who had been released from jail three days earlier.
Tulsa World reports 30-year-old Roger Nelums was released from jail on Tuesday and was shot and fatally wounded Friday morning about 12:16 a.m.
The resident told police he first heard someone banging on his back door, then heard someone coming through a bedroom window.
The resident retrieved a shotgun and said he fired one shot when Nelums allegedly came at him.
Miami Oklahoma PD summarized the incident:
At approx. 0016 on 1-8-21 the resident at 906 B St NW heard someone banging on his back door. The resident was setting in his living room then heard commotion in a side room of his house. The resident stated he could hear someone climb thru the window of a back bedroom. The occupant stated he feared for his life and grabbed a shotgun