Armed homeowner scares off burglar - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Armed homeowner scares off burglar

Posted: Updated:
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A woman armed with a gun scared off a would-be burglar in north Huntsville.

The victim told police she heard someone trying to break in to her home around 7 p.m. Thursday.

She said she went to get her gun. The burglar kicked the front door open and came inside.

The victim confronted the man, identified as Dylan Stanfield, who promptly fled.

Police located him shortly after and he was arrested.

Copyright 2012 WAFF. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1414 North Memorial Parkway
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-533-4848

WAFF Is a Proud Member
of the Raycom Family of Stations


FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WAFF. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.