GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Maricopa County Attorney's Office is investigating after a Glendale homeowner shot and killed a man trying to open his front door.
The incident happened Thursday evening near 45th Avenue and Olive.
Glendale Police Sgt. David Vidaure said the 51-year-old homeowner confronted 23-year-old Benny Garcia as he was trying to get in.
Vidaure said a fight ensued and the homeowner shot Garcia who was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Police say all people involved are currently speaking with officers and the investigation is ongoing.
Viduare said a neighbor told police similar activity had taken place at his home prior to the shooting.