Alleged Intruder Wounded While Exchanging Gunfire with Oregon Homeowner

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An alleged intruder was wounded Sunday morning while exchanging gunfire with a Rainier, Oregon, homeowner.

KGW8 reports that police responded to a burglary call “in the 600 block of West C Street” and arrived to find the alleged intruder had been shot.

KOIN 6 notes the alleged intruder was shot while exchanging gunfire with homeowner but the homeowner was not hurt during the exchange.

The alleged intruder was taken to a hospital to receive treatment for his wounds.

On January 23, 2022, 8 ABC observed that the neighbor of a Reno, Nevada, man who shot an alleged intruder said, “In some cases you just gotta do what you gotta do to survive and I think in this case.”

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