Homeowner shoots break-in suspect in south Charlotte

Homeowner shoots intruder off Nightingale Lane

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said a break-in suspect was seriously hurt when a homeowner opened fire in south Charlotte.

Police were called to the 10700 block of Osprey Drive at approximately 9:37 p.m.

According to CMPD, it appears a homeowner shot at someone breaking into their home.

However, a neighbor told WBTV that a fight had been arranged and shots were fired when two parties met for the fight.

MEDIC said one person, from a nearby location, was taken to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte with serious injuries.

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