According to news reports, a man from Shiner, Texas walked into his home to discover a man allegedly molesting the homeowner's 4 year-old daughter.

The father of the girl approached the man, separated him from his daughter, and then punched him several times in the head.   The blunt force from those punches caused the 47-year-old Gonzales, Texas man to die.

No names have been released with this case and the law enforcement officials in Lavaca County have indicated that they doubt any criminal charges would be filed in the case.

More details of this case are available at CNN.