Resident Shoots Intruder at Clearwater Home
Update: December 18, 2017
William Kahle, the man who was shot Nov. 30 after breaking into a home at 1501 Cleveland St., has died. The 31-year-old had been at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg since the shooting. He died from his injuries on Sunday afternoon.
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Clearwater Police are on scene of a shooting at 1501 Cleveland Street the occurred at about 9:38 a.m.
The preliminary investigation shows that the male resident encountered an intruder at his residence and shot him.
The intruder who was shot has been identified as a 31-year-old William Kahle.
Kahle has a lengthy criminal history.
He remains in critical condition at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg.
The resident who shot him is cooperating with detectives; no charges are planned against him.
We're on scene of a shooting at 1501 Cleveland St. One person was shot and has life-threatening injuries. Expect delays at Cleveland and Highland. Avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/lk8O8rRaUz
— @myclearwaterPD (@myclearwaterPD) November 30, 2017