Resident’s son shoots, kills other man trying to break into her home. Reported by the Beacon Journal and Ohio dot com. A man visiting his mother shot and killed a 41-year-old man trying to break into the Akron home early Saturday morning, police say. The resident called police to report a man trying to break into her home in the 600 block of Wyandot Avenue shortly after midnight. The resident’s 36-year-old son struggled to keep the man from coming in the back door. The resident grabbed a handgun and gave it to her son, who shot the intruder, police say.