Javier Sandoval awoke at 5 a.m. to hear someone stealing his
pickup truck. The Reseda, Calif., homeowner grabbed a .357 Mag.
revolver and went to investigate. When a car thief tried to run him
down with the truck, Sandoval opened fire, killing the criminal.
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