Father Shoots and Kills Robber Who Held Daughter at Gunpoint

A St. Louis father shot and killed one armed robber and injured a second in defense of his teenage daughter.

Late Monday night, two suspects allegedly held the man’s 17-year-old daughter at gunpoint outside the family’s home.

Fox 2 News St. Louis reports that the girl was outside when police say the two men held a gun to her head and forced her to walk into the house.

When the girl’s father witnessed this, he then grabbed his gun and fired multiple shots. He killed one suspect, identified as 31-year-old Terrell Johnson.

The second suspect sought hospital help for gunshot wounds, and is in stable condition. He will face charges.

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