BOOM: Mom Shoots & Kills Thief Who ‘Forced Himself into Home with Knife’

Published on April 6, 2014

An Alabama woman shot and killed a young man when he tried to break into her home, saying his car had broke down.

Mikel Steven Smith, 18, was reportedly armed with a knife when he tried to break into a home located in the Booth community, close to Prattville, WSFA reports.

‘He knocked on the door and tried to gain entrance by saying he needed help that he was broke down,’ Autauga County Chief Deputy Joe Sedinger told the station.

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