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Thu., 10am: Youngstown woman holds intruder at gunpoint

March 28, 2013
Tribune Chronicle |

YOUNGSTOWN -- Police say a woman held a burglar at gunpoint at her Ferndale Avenue home on the South Side about 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Police found 26-year-old Alex Mellton bleeding on the floor of the home and Phibbie Underwood, holding a gun on him.

Underwood told police she heard some banging on her window and Mellton crashed through her window onto her couch.

Mellton tried to walk away and she fired a shot at him and missed, reports state.

Mellton was arrested after he was treated at St. Elizabeth Health Center. Underwood will not be charged, reports state.



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