Lamp vs Gun in Home Break-in
CLEVELAND– Police say a man shot the person who broke into his home.
Cleveland police say it happened on Portage Avenue just before 9 a.m. on Monday.
An investigation revealed that the victim confronted the suspect. That’s when, police say, the suspect tried to hit the homeowner with a lamp.
Police say the homeowner then shot the suspect and called police.
He held the suspect until police arrived.
The suspect was being treated for his injuries at MetroHealth Medical Center.