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Bonney Lake police: Homeowner shot suspected intruder in leg


BONNEY LAKE, Washington — Bonney Lake police are investigating after a homeowner shot an alleged intruder.

Police spokesman Todd Green tells the News Tribune (http://goo.gl/uleu1m ) that a man was trying to break into the house Monday morning when the make resident confronted him. The would-be intruder pointed a gun at the resident, who drew his own weapon and fired.

Green says the intruder was struck in the leg and was taken to a Tacoma hospital for treatment.

Two guns were seized at the scene.

Information from: The News Tribune, http://www.thenewstribune.com

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