Arkansas Democrat Gazette, Little Rock, AR, 06/16/03
Wednesday, October 1, 2003
Little Rock, Ark., man saved his own life late one night when three
people broke into his house. Upon seeing the intruders, Eric Penny
rushed into another room to retrieve his pistol when one man fired a
rifle in his direction. Unhurt, Penny returned fire, striking all
three. The armed assailant was shot in the head and later died of
his wounds. His two alleged accomplices, who fled the scene after
being shot, were located at a nearby medical clinic.
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