ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One suspect is in the hospital following an early morning incident in Odessa.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they responded to the 3200 block of Rembrandt in reference to a disturbance just after 2 a.m. Monday morning.
When officers arrived, they made contact with the homeowner and he told police that a known suspect began kicking in the front door to his home while holding a gun.
Police say an investigation revealed that the homeowner fired several rounds at the suspect. That's when the suspect fled the scene in a truck.
Authorities say further investigation revealed the suspect also vandalized the homeowner's vehicle.
We're told police later located the suspect at Medical Center Hospital with a gunshot wound to the lower body.