DANVILLE, VA – A Danville man fought back after a robber forced his way into his home, according to police.
The 71-year-old was at his house on the 300 block of Wooding Ave when he heard a knock on the door. After he opened the door, a robber forced his way into the house, armed with a handgun, and demanded money.
The homeowner and robber then got into a gun fight, and the 71-year-old was shot in the arm.
The suspect ran away, according to police, but an investigation is still ongoing.
The homeowner was treated and released from a local hospital.
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