Elderly homeowner fatally shoots intruder in Lakeland home

Published August 5 2017
Updated August 5 2017

Hillsborough County deputies are investigating the fatal shooting of an intruder in a Lakeland home.

According to deputies, two elderly homeowners were awakened by 33-year-old Shane DeShane in their home at 5436 Deeson Rd., north of Plant City, when the male resident shot DeShane.

Deputies are conducting interviews and searching the scene.

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