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DEPUTIES: Burglar shot after attacking woman with hammer

Jose Arizpe is still at Wake Med after being shot several homes by a man in the home.
Jose Arizpe is still at Wake Med after being shot several homes by a man in the home.(Nash County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Feb. 16, 2021 at 12:11 PM EST
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NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Deputies say a burglar was shot last night after he attacked a woman with a construction hammer.

Jose Arizpe is still at Wake Med after being shot several times by a man in the home.

Nash County deputies say they got a call around 11:00 p.m. for a burglary at a home on Old Middlesex Road outside of Bailey.

Arizpe is accused of breaking into the home and assaulting a woman inside. A man inside the home, who deputies say has a concealed carry permit, shot Arizpe.

Arizpe has warrants charging him with first-degree burglary and assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury when he is released from the hospital.

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