Victim scares off burglary suspect with taser - KMOV.com

Victim scares off burglary suspect with taser

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NORTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

A woman scared off a burglar with a taser after she found him inside her bedroom early Wednesday morning, police said.

The victim told police she was inside her home when she noticed a living room window had been opened and armed herself with a taser.

After searching her home, the woman discovered a suspect inside her bedroom, brandishing a tire iron.

The victim said the two had a brief verbal exchange and the suspect escaped out the bedroom window and ran away.

The woman was not injured during the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

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