The Cooper County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that they are investigating a shooting and subsequent death of an intruder in a residence located on Lacy Lane just outside of Prairie Home.

The Cooper County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that they are investigating a shooting and  subsequent death of an intruder in a residence located on Lacy Lane just outside of Prairie Home.
Investigators from the Highway Patrol are assisting Sheriff’s Investigators in determining what lead up to the shooting. Both the occupant of the home and the intruder are from the Prairie Home area.
Cooper County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the residence about eight minutes past midnight on Sunday. Further information will be released as the investigation progresses.