In Brooklyn, N.Y., Ron Dixon and his family were jolted awake by a noise early one morning.
There was a stranger in the house. When Dixon saw the intruder enter his young son's room, he grabbed his 9 mm pistol, loaded it, and moved to the entrance of the boy's room. He saw the man rifling through drawers, and said, "What are you doing in my house?"
Dixon says the burglar then moved toward him. He told his girlfriend, Tricia Best, to call the police.
She did, and as she was on the line with...Full Story