Homeowner shot by armed intruder - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Homeowner shot by armed intruder

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 JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson man is in the hospital after he confronts an armed robber breaking into his home. 

It happened about 2:30 Sunday morning in the 2100 of Colt Crossing off Stable Lane.

According to Jackson Police Sergeant Brady Hightower, a gunman kicked down the door to 28-year-old Peter Mason's home. When Mason heard the noise, he approached the intruder and was shot in the thigh. He is listed in critical condition at UMC.

Jackson Police have not made any arrests. Officers are asking for any information about the gunman. Pease call JPD at (601) 960-1234.

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