Kankakee Homeowner shoots intruder in leg who sought refuge after beating

Date:

Share post:

KANKAKEE – A man is recovering this week after being shot in the leg by a homeowner while trying to seek refuge from a beating in a nearby home.

According to City Police, the incident happened around 4 am Sunday morning in the 100 block of E. Entrance Avenue. That’s when the intruder, a man in his 40s who reported being the guest of a nearby party at another home, was involved in a beating that lead him to flee on foot.

The victim reportedly attempted to find refuge in a nearby home, that’s when the homeowner reportedly shot the intruder in the leg.

No charges have been filed against the homeowner in the shooting.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

Vote by mail option postcards set to arrive in mailboxes for the second time soon 

KANKAKEE - Be prepared for another round of vote-by-mail postcards arriving to mailboxes across the area soon. The second round...

Child killed after being hit by Bus Friday afternoon 

PARK FOREST - A 7-year-old child is being mourned by staff and students of a local school Saturday morning...

Dog gets loose, discovers body of Frankfort man missing since November in woods off Route 30

FRANKFORT - A dog who got off their leash last Thursday and ran into some nearby woods led their...

Special Cache!  Illinois Dog makes Illinois history during Bourbonnais arrest 

BOURBONNAIS - A local man’s arrest Monday would not have been possible without the help of a very uniquely...