North Las Vegas man fires at home invasion suspect

Tue, Jan 5, 2016 (12:12 a.m.)

A man shot at a suspect who apparently invaded his North Las Vegas home Monday evening, according to police.

North Las Vegas Police were called about 6 p.m. to the 6700 block of Scavenger Hunt Street, near the 215 Beltway and Aviary Way, Officer Aaron Patty said.

A homeowner was inside his residence when he saw the suspect in the home, and he shot at the individual, Patty said.

The man then ran outside and contacted police, who searched the home, he said.

The suspect could not be located, Patty said.

A suspect description was not immediately available, and it was not clear if the suspect was wounded, he said.

The homeowner was uninjured.

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