GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A homeowner shot a man who forced his way into their Grand Prairie home. That suspect later died.
Grand Prairie Police said in happened around 1:15 a.m. Monday in the 2000 block of Plains Court.READ MORE: Tourists Run For Cover As Gunmen On Jet Skis Open Fire On Beach At 4-Star Resort In Cancun Mexico
Police said the suspected robber, Rayme Castilleja, 20, specifically targeted the home in an attempt to rob the homeowner.READ MORE: Luka Scores 26 As The Dallas Mavericks Rally Past The Grizzlies To End Skid
After the Castilleja forced his way into the home, the homeowner grabbed a gun and shot him. Castilleja then took off in a vehicle.
Within a few minutes the he was dropped off at a hospital suffering from an apparent gunshot wound and he died.MORE NEWS: Discover DFW: Holidays At Reunion Tower
Grand Prairie Police said once the investigation is complete, the case will be referred to the Tarrant County Grand Jury, per standard procedure.