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Man Killed, Woman Wounded In Maple Valley Shooting

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MAPLE VALLEY, Wash. (AP) - A Maple Valley homeowner shot and killed a man and wounded a woman he said were breaking into his property.
    
King County sheriff's Sgt. Cindi West says the man called 911 about 4 a.m. Friday to report he heard people and banging noises. He called back to say he shot two people.
    
Deputies arrived to find a dead man and wounded woman. She was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle in critical condition.
    
West says she had been shot once with a handgun.
    
West says the 66-year-old homeowner was not hurt. She says he has previously reported thefts and burglaries on his property where he has several sheds about 10 acres.

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