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A Killeen resident opened fire on a burglar during a late-night burglary on Tuesday, police said.

Police officers responded to a call of a burglary-in-progress in the 200 block of West Mary Jane Drive around 11:20 p.m. The homeowner fired several shots toward the door as the suspect was attempting to break in, according to a news release issued by the Killeen Police Department.

Shooting map

This map shows the approximate location of the home on the 200 block of West Mary Jane Drive where police said the homeowner shot a burglar.

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