From the Charlotte Observer of September 25, 2009
Homeowner opens fire at break-in suspect
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a man in the University area spotted someone in his garage early Friday morning and opened fire at the suspect.
According to The Observer's news partner WCNC, the homeowner on Glen Luce Avenue heard a noise around 3:30 a.m.
When the man found the suspect in the garage, police said he shot at the intruder. Investigators found blood outside, but have not located the suspect.