Police: West Side homeowner shot suspect breaking in

Posted at: 08/29/2013 12:58 PM
Updated at: 08/30/2013 7:42 AM
By: Danielle Todesco, KOB Eyewitness News 4; Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

A person attempting to break into a home on Albuquerque's West Side was shot by the homeowner, according to APD.

The shooting took place in the area of 9500 Sundoro Place NW. Police told KOB Eyewitness News 4 that the homeowner called 911 after shooting the suspect.

The suspect was taken to UNM Hospital in critical condition, but is expected to live.