MCSO: Resident shoots burglary suspect in Buckeye

Posted at 2:27 PM, Nov 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-16 20:42:15-05

A burglary suspect was shot inside a home by a resident, officials said on Wednesday afternoon. 

According to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, around 1 p.m. a group of residents returned to their home near 231st Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road. 

Once inside, they discovered an 18-year-old man inside the home. One of the residents got into a fight with the suspect; the resident fired multiple shots that struck the man. 

The man was taken to a hospital after suffering several non-life threatening injuries. 

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