UPDATE: According to the Greene County Sheriff’s Office, the male found dead allegedly attempted to break into the home. A homeowner confronted the man and in the process, he was killed.
A homeowner was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. — A deceased man was found inside a home in the 6,000th block of W. Hawthorn Ct. in Greene County, Missouri, according to the Greene County Sheriff’s Office.
Early Thursday morning, Jan. 28, 2021, Greene County deputies responded to a burglary in progress. When deputies arrived they found a deceased male inside the residence.
Greene County detectives are currently at the scene conducting an investigation.
This is a developing story.