Police: Suspect shot after failed home invasion Saturday
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.
Jones will be charged with aggravated assault and aggravated batter.