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Suspect shot after home invasion southeast of Indianapolis

Posted: 7:38 AM, Mar 22, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-22 11:38:20Z
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers are investigating a home invasion in Franklin Township, southeast of Indianapolis, where a homeowner shot a suspect.
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers are investigating a home invasion in Franklin Township, southeast of Indianapolis, where a homeowner shot a suspect.

INDIANAPOLIS — A suspect was shot following an home invasion early Friday southeast of Indianapolis.

According to a report from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, it happened shortly after 12 a.m. Friday in the 9200 block of East McGregor Road in Franklin Township.

Police said an individual with a pistol attempted to confine people in the house and was shot by the homeowner.

The suspect was located in the area and taken to an area hospital for treatment.