Deerfield, N.Y. - State Police have arrested a man after he shot and killed a mother and her son who tried to burglarize his Deerfield home.
Ronald Stolarczyk is being arraigned on felony charges not because he shot the burglars to death but because of what he used to do it. He is facing charges for illegally owning a handgun without a permit.
Troopers say that Stolarczyk shot and killed 57-year-old Patricia Anne Talerico and her 27-year-old son Nicholas as the burglary was happening. The woman died at the scene the man died at the hospital.