Intruder shot, killed after breaking into home, assaulting ex-girlfriend in Mt. Healthy

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The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office said a home intruder was shot and killed after he broke into a Mt. Healthy home and assaulted his e-girlfriend who was reportedly inside the home.

The incident took place at about 2:27a.m. in the 7000 block of Park Avenue.

Authorities said 33-year-old Gregory Lyle got into the house through the window and began assaulting the his ex-girlfriend, then the man who live in the house saw Lyle and reportedly shot him.

Lyle was pronounced dead at the scene, according to reports.

Police said investigations are ongoing.