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The Times, El Paso, TX, 6/17/88

Thursday, September 1, 1988

A Clint, Tex., homeowner armed himself after his shouts brought no reaction from a man he found trying to force open a sliding glass door into his home. When the homeowner went outside to confront the stranger, the man raised a shovel threateningly and the homeowner fatally shot him. The confrontation followed an earlier incident when the man went berserk on a Greyhound bus, shattering its windshield with his head, authorities said.

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