Texas Couple Happens Upon Burglary, Shoots Intruder

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On this edition of Hero of the Day, Cam Edwards shares a story from Slaton, Texas where Fred Melcher, 69, and Edith Ayers, 51, came home to find Robert Holt, 49, burglarizing the property. Holt was armed and shot at the couple, but Melcher was also armed and able to defend them. Holt was pronounced dead, and Melcher and Ayers were taken to the hospital to treat their wounds from the shooting. Originally aired 1/30/2012.