Maryland Resident Shoots Intruder Who Forced Their Way Into Home
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A Maryland resident heard loud banging on their apartment door Thursday night.
The resident armed themselves with a handgun and went to investigate.
When they cracked the door to see what was going on, a man forced his way into the home.
The homeowner shot the intruder once in the torso.
The intruder fled and took refuge in another apartment until police arrived.
The suspect is being treated at an area hospital.
Charges are pending.