Kevin Chapman fatally shot during attempted home invasion
Updated: April 2, 2013 - 04:37 pm
Police have identified the man shot and killed during an attempted home invasion in Huntingtown late Sunday. A second suspect has been taken into custody.
Police say Kevin Wayne Chapman and April Lynn Stewart had planned to rob a retired D.C. police officer at his home. According to the Calvert County Sheriff's Office, the two started banging on the front door around 10:30 p.m. and were greeted by the retired officer armed with a handgun.
When the suspects made aggressive movements, the retired officer fired shots, fatally striking Chapman. Stewart fled in a vehicle and was found at Chapman's home Monday and charged with armed robbery.
Police say Chapman had previously worked for a service company that performed work at the retired officer's home.
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