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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Home intrusion gun battle leaves none hurt

Posted By on Tue, Mar 3, 2015 at 2:21 PM

Little Rock police say a gun battle followed an armed intrusion into an apartment at 11706 Pleasant Ridge Road about 10:40 p.m. Monday night, but no reported injuries. Stray bullets hit  one vehicle.

Michael Brown, 29, said he heard a knock about that time but didn't answer because he didn't know who was outside. Suddenly, two men kicked in the door.

Brown grabbed a .45-caliber pistol and fired at the men. He said the men fled. A third man standing by a vehicle backed into a parking place near his door fired a shot at him. Brown fired twice more, but the men got away.

In all, Brown shot five times, three of which apparently hit a vehicle parked by the suspects', the police report said A search for the suspects was unsuccessful.


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