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Man Shot Dead After Breaking into House

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LAWRENCE COUNTY, Miss. — Do not take the castle doctrine lightly, especially if you plan on breaking into someone’s house. A man is now dead after he tried to break into a home in Lawrence County. Cops say David Maxwell woke up early Tuesday morning to his dog barking, found a strange man in his kitchen, and shot him dead.

Another man got away in truck. The guy that was killed was 30-year-old Matthew Javor. Maxwell not expected be facing any charges.

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