Police: Pueblo homeowner shoots intruder

Crime

PUEBLO, Colo. — Police are investigating after a Pueblo homeowner shot an intruder Thursday night.

Police said around 9 p.m. Thursday, they were called to the 200-block of Henkel Place to investigate a shooting. When they arrived, they learned that the homeowner had returned home to find a man in the house. A confrontation started, and the intruder was shot.

The intruder, a 31-year-old man, was hospitalized. As of Friday, he was in stable condition.

Police are trying to determine if the homeowner and the intruder knew each other.

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