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MIDLAND, Texas – A woman shot and killed a man she found breaking into her vehicle in the predawn hours Friday, according to Midland police.

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Around 4 a.m., officers were called to the 4400 block of Northcrest Drive for a report of a shooting, according to KOSA-TV. When they responded, they found a man who had a gunshot wound, the news station reported.

The man, identified as 36-year-old Jarrod Adron Roberts, was pronounced dead at the scene, KWES-TV reported.

A 21-year-old old woman, whose name was not released, told police that she found Roberts in her vehicle early Friday, according to the Midland Reporter-Telegram. She said that when she saw him, he was in the process of stealing unspecified items, the newspaper reported.

Authorities interviewed the woman and released her, according to KWES-TV. No arrests were immediately made in connection to the shooting.

Woman shoots man during car burglary, police say

Police in Midland, Texas, are investigating after a woman shot and killed a man who she said she found stealing things from her car early on Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.