McKinney homeowner shot with his own gun after confronting three burglars

Here’s a report from staff writer Amber Bell:

McKinney police are investigating an overnight burglary that ended when the homeowner was shot with his own gun and the attackers fled.

Police were called about 3:40 a.m. Wednesday and found the homeowner on his back patio with a single gunshot wound to his upper torso. The gun was left behind by the burglars.

The victim said he confronted three men who entered his home in the 1700 block of Surrey Lane, near Glen Oaks and Lake Forest drives. A struggle ensued, and the man was shot after losing control of his gun.

–Matt Peterson/Editor

Source: Crime Blog