Columbus homeowner shoots, kills intruder in self-defense on Kin - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

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Columbus homeowner shoots, kills intruder in self-defense on Kingsberry St.

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – An intruder was shot and killed in Columbus by a homeowner who was defending himself Monday night. 

Columbus police say they were called to the 5300 block of Kingsberry Street around 10p.m. and found 23-year-old Derrick Cureton of Phenix City dead. 

His death has been ruled as a homicide and his body is being sent for an autopsy.

This is a developing story; stay with WTVM for more updates.

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