Man charged with breaking into home of off-duty CMPD detective | Crime
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV)- Police in Charlotte say they have arrested the man who broke into the home of an off-duty detective.
The two found each other, the police said the detective shot at the suspect.
At this point, investigators don't believe the person breaking in was hit.
The suspect ran out of the house, and out of the area. An extensive search turned up nothing.
The husband and wife inside are said to be unhurt.
Crime scene investigators were on scene for hours collecting evidence and talking with potential witnesses.
The officer's name who was involved in the shooting has not been released.
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