A homeowner answered a knock at his door to find a man in an energy
company uniform, who warned him of a gas leak. Knowing that the
surrounding homes were not fueled by gas, the homeowner became
suspicious. Police say he grabbed a pistol and went to investigate,
where he encountered the man and at least two others. One of the
suspects shot the homeowner in the arm, but he returned fire and
fatally wounded the uniformed man. The others fled and were still
being sought by police. The phony utility worker's uniform included
handcuffs, a tool kit and a badge that identified him as a
restaurant employee. It was clear he was intent on doing some kind
of robbery or home invasion," said Harris County Sheriff's Lt. John
Martin. The homeowner was taken to the hospital with
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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.