TN Homeowner Shoots Machete Wielding Home Invader
|Incident at a Glance|
|# of Suspects:||1||Shots Fired:||1|
A TN homeowner retrieved a handgun as a man with a machete was banging on the glass to his back door. Fearing that the intruder would break through the glass the homeowner fired through the door at the suspect, hitting him. The intruder then tried to retreat, but was apprehended by police who also recovered the machete nearby. The suspect was transported to an area hospital where he underwent surgery and is now in intensive care.