Arlington police are investigating a fatal shooting of a would-be burglar at a home on the city's south side on Thursday afternoon.
Police were initially called to the home in the 900 block of Highcrest Drive about a burglary.
The homeowner, according to police, heard a loud noise inside the home. As the homeowner investigated the noise he encountered two men.
The homeowner shot one of the would-be burglars dead. A second burglar was taken into custody by police.