Tulsa County Homeowner Stops Break-In With Gunfire

Thursday, July 21st 2011, 1:21 pm
By: News On 6


TULSA, Oklahoma -- A homeowner shot one of several juveniles trying to break into his rural Tulsa County home Thursday morning.

The incident occurred in the 200 block of West 61st Street North just after 11:30 a.m.

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Shannon Clark says a person in the home heard a window break, got a gun and fired at one of the juveniles as the juvenile was climbing through a window.

The juvenile was wounded. Sheriff's deputies arrested the wounded juvenile and questioned  others.

Clark says the gunshot wound does not appear to be life-threatening.