Paul Anstutz

Case Number 92-76960

2546 S. Glenwood Terrace

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On October 8, 1992, at 8:42 p.m. Springfield Police Officers were dispatched to 2546 S. Glenwood Terrace for a report of the homeowner being shot as he interrupted a burglary at the residence.  Officers arrived and discovered the residents of the home, Paul Anstutz and his wife, returned to the home after being gone for a few hours and discovered someone had broken into their home.  Mr. Anstutz and his wife entered the home and discovered a male suspect inside the home.  The male suspect attempted to flee from the home.  Mr. Anstutz confronted the suspect and Mr. Anstutz was shot during the confrontation.  The suspect then fled from the home.  Mr. Anstutz was transported from the home to a local hospital where he died as a result of a gunshot wound.