Knoxville, TN Homeowner Shoots 1 of 2 Violent Home Invaders in Chest

December 1 2012
by Dan Cannon
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A homeowner in Knoxville, TN luckily grabbed his gun when he saw a man peering in his front window because just moments later two men burst through his front door and attacked him.

The homeowner managed to shoot one of the men in the chest. Both intruders fled once the shooting started.

The homeowner was taken to an area hospital for minor injuries. Moments later a man was brought into the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest. Police determined this man was the suspect from the home invasion.

Police believe the suspect was dropped off at the hospital by a third suspect and police are still trying to locate the two other suspects.

Dan Cannon

Dan Cannon

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