North Carolina homeowner shoots burglar breaking into house

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina homeowner shot and injured a burglar breaking into his home, according to police.

Police said the homeowner shot the suspect as he was forcing his way into the Fayetteville home on Friday night.

The suspect was later taken to the hospital. His identity and condition have not been released. The homeowner was not hurt.