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Police: Suspect shot after failed home invasion Saturday

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Chattanooga police say a man was shot after he attempted to break into a home on Howell road.

Police say the incident happened just before 11:30 p.m. Saturday.

Officers were called to a home at the 4300 block of Howell Road after receiving a call for a home invasion.

When they arrived, police found the victims inside the home.

Neither of them had been injured.

Officers say the suspect, 21-year-old Damean Jones, entered the home with a gun.

Shots were fired at the suspect and he ran away from the home.

A short time after the attempted home invasion, police received a call that a man had arrived at a local hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.

Police determined the man in the hospital, Damean Jones, had attempted the home invasion.

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Jones will be charged with aggravated assault and aggravated batter.

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