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The Post, Houston, TX, 9/29/88

Sunday, January 1, 1989

Eleven-year-old Jason Green, the son of a Houston, Tex., police officer, was home sick when a woman rang the doorbell of his home. Not recognizing the woman, whom police later believed to be casing the residence, the boy called his mother. Later the boy heard noises in the house and hid in his bedroom, but he came out armed with his father's shotgun to find a burglar removing valuables from the house. The child told the man to stop, but when the boy heard his mother pull up and, fearing she might be harmed, he fired. Green's mother, hearing the shot, burst into the house firing her revolver. Both mother and son hit the burglar, killing him.
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