A suspect in a Columbus County home invasion was sent to the hospital early Sunday morning after the homeowner allegedly shot him in the neck.

Columbus County Sheriff’s deputies say three men broke into a house at the intersection of FM Watts and Peacock Road (between Tabor City and Whiteville).

Investigators say the homeowner reportedly shot one of the suspects in the neck. That suspect was sent to the hospital and had surgery on Sunday morning.

Source: WECT

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