Guarded Noblesville homeowner mistakenly shoots self

Bullet grazed man's head, dispatchers say

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. - A Hamilton County homeowner accidentally shot himself after hearing a suspicious noise outside his home early Friday.

Dispatchers said the shooting was reported just after 6 a.m. in the 12500 block of 196th Street in Noblesville.

The 66-year-old homeowner went outside to investigate the suspicious noise when he fired the gun.

The bullet grazed his head and he was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

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