Homeowner opens fire on suspected burglar

- According to the Harris County Sheriff's Department,  a 75-year old homeowner opened fire after reporting that a man was trying to the steal a trailer from his residence.

The shooting happened around  10 a.m. in the  3100 block of Cedar Hill Lane in north Harris County.

Officials say the 35-year old suspect was transported by EMS after being shot in the arm by the homeowner. The injury is described as being non-life threatening.

The suspect was transported by EMS, but is expected to be treated and released.

The sheriff's department says the wounded man was found to have a felony warrant for auto theft.  

The case will be reviewed by a Harris County Grand Jury.
 

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