Homeowner, robber dead after home invasion - Philadelphia News

December 29, 2008 2:38:53 PM PST
Homicide detectives say a homeowner and robber are both dead after an attempted home invasion.Police say John Clement broke into Ernest Miller's house on the 2600 block of Oakdale St. around 4:00 p.m. Sunday.

Detectives said that Miller, 41, fired his gun in self defense.

Somehow during the robbery both the robber and victim were shot and killed.

Both Miller and Clement were pronounced at the scene. It is unclear if the two knew each other.

Miller was a retired Philadelphia police officer.

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