Sometimes you get lucky enough to get situations like this caught on door cam.

When a 30-year-old man, joined by his partner in crime, claims he’s at Ethan Rodriguez’s apartment to check air filters, it’s pretty apparent he is not and is more interested in robbing the joint.

Ethan Rodriguez then lies and says he’s not home, so the men take that as their cue to begin trying to kick the door in.

Then, like a scene from “Home Alone”, Ethan’s gunshots send the burglars running as they just barely miss getting hit.

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