Homeowner Shoots Two People in Maple Valley - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Homeowner Shoots Two People in Maple Valley

Posted: Updated:

MAPLE VALLEY, Wash. -  King County Sheriff's deputies say a homeowner shot and killed a man and wounded a woman the homeowners says were breaking into his property.

Deputies say the homeowner called 911 about 4 a.m. Friday to report he heard people and banging noises. He called back to say he shot two people.

Responding deputies say they found a dead man and a wounded woman. Paramdics flew her to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle in critical condition.

Deputies say the homeowner, 66, has previously reported thefts and burglaries on his ten-acre property where he has several sheds.