DENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver are investigating a shooting that occurred Tuesday afternoon.
The shooting happened at a residence located 4900 block of Fontana Way, northwest of Chambers Road and 46th Avenue.READ MORE: Jacob Clark Of Trinidad Arrested For Participation In U.S. Capitol Riot
According to police, a homeowner shot a juvenile burglary suspect, who suffered injuries that aren’t considered life-threatening.
“The homeowner was at home at the time and he heard some glass breaking and went on down,” said Sgt. Patrick Theriot from the Denver Police Department.READ MORE: Colorado's Comeback: Fans Return For Concerts At Red Rocks
The homeowner told CBS4’s Stan Bush the 17-year-old burglary suspect broke in through a back window of his him, lunged at him, and he shot him in the shoulder.
The teen was arrested.
“He’s in fair, he’s in good condition,” said Theriot.MORE NEWS: 'Forever Chemicals' Levels In Frisco Drinking Water Would Be Illegal In Three Other States, Residents 'Shocked'
The names of the homeowner and shooting victim haven’t been released.