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Fayetteville man shoots attempted burglar

Posted June 11, 2016 8:08 a.m. EDT

A Fayetteville man shot a suspected burglar on Saturday morning as the person tried to break into his home.

— A Fayetteville man shot a suspected burglar on Saturday morning as the person tried to break into his home.

Fayetteville police said Chris Hartley, 25, shot an unidentified suspect at his Bianca Place home before 4:45 a.m.. The suspect was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating the shooting and burglary. Anyone with information should call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.