Police: Suspects fired at homeowner as they fled home
Aug. 24, 2018
NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police in Rhode Island say two would-be burglars fired at a homeowner when he chased them away from his home.
WPRI-TV reports the attempted burglary happened Wednesday night in North Providence. Deputy Chief Arthur Martins says the homeowner found the two suspects breaking in when he returned home. Police say the man chased the suspects away and they fired at him.
The homeowner wasn't injured.
No arrests have been made. Police say they don't have a description of the suspects or a possible getaway vehicle.
An investigation continues.
Information from: WPRI-TV, http://www.wpri.com