Home Invader Shoots Woman - Homeowner Shoots Intruder First
Home Invader Shoots Woman - Las Vegas News Story - KVVU Las Vegas
NORTH LAS VEGAS -- An attempted overnight home invasion in North Las Vegas ended with a woman and an intruder being shot.
Police said someone tried to enter a home early Wednesday morning near West Craig Road and Simmons Street when the homeowner opened fire on them. The intruder fired back and injured the woman.
She was taken to an area hospital but is expected to recover. The intruder showed up at the same hospital for treatment shortly after the woman, police said.
Authorities said they do not know if the woman knew the intruder.
A 14-year-old boy was in the home at the time of the shooting, but he was not injured. Family members are trying to get the teenager back from CPS custody.
Police are still investigating.